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Arthritis relief

Arthritis is a disorder that is characterized by pain in the joints, caused by inflammation. The pain that comes with arthritis can have multiple causes, as there are two types of arthritis: Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid arthritis. Osteoarthritis is caused by joints that are worn out, while Rheumatoid arthritis is caused by the immune system attacking joint tissue. Arthritis is a very common disorder, plaguing millions of people globally. The Wim Hof Method can help those who seek relief from symptoms related to arthritis.

How to relieve arthritis in a natural manner

Many doctors prescribe medication such as painkillers to relieve symptoms related to arthritis. However, seeking relief with the help of medication is not always without risk, as medication can have severe side effects. Fortunately, numerous options are available for those who want to manage arthritis in a natural way.

Gentle physical exercise. Gentle exercise can help relieve the symptoms of arthritis in multiple ways. It helps you strengthen your muscles and maintain a healthy bodyweight, reducing stress on your joints. Make sure to pick exercises that are suited for your specific condition. This means that you should avoid activities that involve running and jumping at all cost, as these activities have a high impact on your joints. Try swimming or cycling instead.

Cold therapy. Cold therapy can help you reduce joint pain and inflammation. To ease muscle ache, apply ice packs to sore muscles or take a cold shower after physical exercise.

Stress management. Stress induces the production of certain chemicals that have a negative influence on your immune system. As a result, inflammation throughout your body increases, resulting in more pain. Therefore, proper stress management is very important when you try to seek relief from arthritis.

Sleep hygiene. Sleep is also an important factor in relieving arthritis in a natural manner, as it enables your body to recover physically and mentally. Scientific studies have provided a correlation between lack of sleep and all sorts of pain, including muscle ache and joint pain. Proper sleep hygiene and a good night’s rest are thus important when combating arthritis.

Relieve arthritis in a natural manner

Arthritis relief with the Wim Hof Method

The Wim Hof Method can support you during many activities that are related to arthritis relief. For example, the method can increase your willpower, which is very helpful when you should exercise but don’t feel like it. Wim’s unique method can also help reduce your stress level; it can help you sleep better and it can help you to use the cold to your advantage. The Wim Hof Method is a ground-breaking method that is developed by Wim Hof himself. With the help of his method, Wim was able to break an astonishing number of 26 Guinness World Records. Now Wim enables you to experience the power of his method, by following the Fundamentals online video course.

Practice the Wim Hof Method

The Fundamentals video course was developed by Wim Hof and his dedicated staff. Together they found a way to teach the principles of the Wim Hof Method in a clear and structured manner, which can be followed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. As a result, people from all over the world are using the Fundamentals video course to learn how to incorporate Wim’s method into their daily lives. Even professional sports athletes and celebrities use the Wim Hof Method, to help them manage various aspects of their stressful occupation. You can view the testimonials of some of them here.

The three pillars

Three pillars form the base of the Wim Hof Method: breathing exercises, commitment, and controlled exposure to cold. When brought together, these principles can have a powerful influence on your life. Followers of the Wim Hof Method often report that they sleep better, train harder, experience less stress, and experience relief from symptoms that are related to conditions such as arthritis and fibromyalgia. Now you too can start to reap the benefits of the Wim Hof Method, by signing up for our Fundamentals video course. You can complete the course at your own pace, and from the comforts of your home.

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Wim Hof Method is assesed on average with an 9.5 out of 10 based on 2147 experiences written by participants

Tineke, Testimonial Wim Hof
Tineke, The Netherlands
I have severe arthritis in my left hip. By implementing the Wim Hof Method in my daily life, I can deal with this without getting surgery. I love Wim’s purity. His coaching inspires me and gives me energy. I’m almost 66 years old and by practicing the Wim Hof Method I feel much more...
Albert, Testimonial Wim Hof
Albert, The Netherlands
For 12 years now I have had rheumatism. Thanks to the Wim Hof Method I have been able to halve the amount of anti-inflammatory drugs. My goal is to completely stop the use of anti-inflammatory drugs after finishing the video course.
Aivar, Testimonial Wim Hof
Aivar, Estonia
I am 52 years old, and after 10 weeks of the Wim Hof Method I am in the best shape I have ever been. I did 30 push-ups as a test before I started the course, and when I finished I did 100 push-ups for the first time in my life. The Wim Hof Method gives you a good mood, it’s addictive!
Monic, Testimonial Wim Hof
Monic, The Netherlands
It’s only been 4 weeks since I started, but the results are remarkable! Thank you from the heart for changing my life, my health, and my understanding about my own power and the influence I have on this. I’m looking forward to a nice cold winter in the Netherlands.
Mino, Testimonial Wim Hof
Mino, Germany
Learning Wim’s method is like studying from one of nature’s best students. My life long fear of cold is history. I now fully enjoy cold immersions, but the benefits are not limited to cold. I am now a better person and a happier being. I smile when facing life challenges.
Gregor Testimonial Wim Hof
After 8 months of daily Hoffing, puffing and cold showers I can claim to be cured of my 5 year burnout. Not having had a single cold or flu, my sore knee is working perfectly again, which was very painful the last 2 years. It is like a miracle, and I’m really grateful that our paths crossed.
Franco, Testimonial Wim Hof
Franco, USA
Wim I hope to train with you someday. I love to jump into that cold water and climb that mountain with you. Your method has truly helped me with psoriatic arthritis. I am no longer taking Humira injections for my symptoms. I am controlling it with breathing, cold showers and ice baths.
Matthew, Testimonial Wim Hof
Matthew, Australia
I would have paid $10,000 for this, but that would not be enough because this has changed my life. I feel like I have taken Valium yet am supercharged. As a clinical psychologist my days can be very stressful. There is a stillness inside me now, and what I am really amazed by is the peace lasts.
Per Kristian, Testimonial Wim Hof
Per Kristian, United Kingdom
After 3 weeks of daily practicing my medication (Naproxen) for long-standing sciatica has been cut by 80%, and my arm pain and 'pins and needles' following a neck injury 50 years ago has been halved!
Arthur, Testimonial Wim Hof
Arthur, USA
I got anxiety 2+ years ago, and have had panic attacks every day since. Medicine helped a little. I came across your videos and started to walk my 2 miles a day in only a t-shirt at 20F degrees. Within 2 weeks my anxiety went away! I found it to be a miracle.
James, Testimonial Wim Hof
James, USA
I’ve had astonishing results battling addiction with the Wim Hof Method. It has saved my life and is the only thing that worked on getting clean and healthy. I go ahead and get my suffering over with in the cold showers, so I don't have to suffer throughout the day. Pretty good trade to...
Georg, Testimonial Wim Hof
Georg, Germany
Cardiac and respiratory arrest began my life. Heart defect and cleft palate pushed diseases. Depression, lack of self-efficacy, and post traumatic stress disorder followed. The Wim Hof Method frees me: I am twenty-nine years old, and I love to live. Thank you!
Grant, Testimonial Wim Hof
Grant, Australia
I was born with Spina Bifida, and was told I would end up in a wheelchair. After incorporating the Wim Hof Method into my daily life I have begun to see results in my pain levels and athleticism. I am no longer looking down the barrel of becoming a paraplegic, and I attribute that in part to the...
Raúl, Testimonial Wim Hof
Raúl, The Netherlands
From the 90s to 2012 I developed hayfever symptoms and had to take daily medications in order to cope. The effect of these medications only lasted for several hours. By using the Wim Hof Method training daily, my body has conquered hayfever symptoms since 2013.
Benjamin Testimonial Wim Hof
I started the Wim Hof method in October of 2018, and now the holes I had in my brain are gone. My neurosurgeon was so impressed by the scans that he told me I don't have to come back anymore. I take this as proof that this method works to regenerate brain tissue.