Patient Stories

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Emma 2003 USA

“Sometimes it is the absence of pain and stiffness, or the challenge of an activity, that lets me know how far I've come. In the spring of 1999, when I was first diagnosed with Juvenile”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Vicki 2002

“I will continue to carry the message of hope to all I come in contact with. We are all in this together and as we continue to grow and bond in our quest, the medical”

Scleroderma

Kerry 2002 USA

“Law Enforcement graduate. Did social work for 6 and one-half years. Started having pain in my hand in 1999 when I held on to things. In the fall of that year my fingers started-up with”

Fibrositis

Diane 2002 USA

“My name is Diane and I live in Wisconsin. Most of my life I have struggled with infections. At age 12 I had rheumatic fever which later left me with constant pain throughout my body.”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ed 2002 USA

“My wife broke her back about 10 yrs ago - she was never to ride again (she exercised everyday and rode again after 1 year). About 4 yrs ago she developed Rheumatoid Arthritis - a”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Waunette 2002 USA

“I was diagnosed with RA in 1987 and within one year I was bedridden. I first heard about Dr. Brown and antibiotic treatment when he was interviewed on the television program"2020" with Barbara Walters in”

Fibromyalgia, MCTD

Lisa J. 2002 USA

“I was always a healthy kid growing up. It seemed no matter what I did, I never got hurt bad. Not even a broken bone. When I was 16 I came down with Mono. I”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Richard 2002 USA

“In 1996, I was almost crippled with RA. The arthritis specialist had me on several different arthritis drugs for almost a year and I was doing fairly well but because of possible side effects I”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Kim 2002 USA

“It started in 1990 with a-lot of stiffness and pain. I wasn\'t sure what to think and then came the Doctor visit that changed the way I live... In December of 1990 I was diagnosed”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

John 2002 USA

“Five years ago I thought I was indestructible. Really, I thought that I would live forever and that given any situation I could overcome anything. Boy, has this been a learning lesson. Five years ago”