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Since 1975, more than 100,000 guests at the Pritikin Center and millions world-wide have prevented or reversed health challenges like heart disease, diabetes, obesity, and hypertension. Their stories are both motivational and inspiring.

100 Pounds Down!
Before & After Photos

Before & After Photos of Barry's 100 Pound Weight Loss

What was your life like before you discovered Pritikin? What was the state of your physical and emotional health? BL: I weighed 297 pounds, was short of breath, and my knees hurt with every step and every time I got up or sat down. I travel for a living and love it, but it was…

Is the Pritikin Program Sustainable?

After having a stent put in his heart, Stan Chlebowski had lost and regained the same 20 pounds back several times. After a friend told him Pritikin had made his father “a new man,” Stan and his wife couldn’t wait to check in to the Pritikin Center. Before Returning Home From Pritikin 152 Days After…

No More Acid Reflux and Sleep Apnea.
And 50 Pounds Lighter.

I lost 50 pounds and no longer have acid reflux.

Sometimes, it’s the little things that get you down when your weight’s up. Like cutting your toenails. “It was horrible,” recalls Lee Zaretsky. “When I was 50 pounds heavier, trimming my toenails was such a chore that I dreaded it.” Today, those extra 50 pounds are gone. And they’ve stayed gone.

I Lost 100 Pounds and Changed My Life

‘”I was sick and tired of being sick and tired,” he recalled. It was then that he decided to get his energy and his life back. He wanted to feel happy in his own skin again. Once he embarked on the journey at the Pritikin Longevity Center, it only took him three weeks to feel…

Feeling “Fat and Gross”…But No More

No Longer Feeling Fat

“I know kids can suffer from all kinds of things, but I think being fat is one of the worst,” says Haley Hutcheson, 19, who felt “fat and gross” all through childhood. But not anymore. Today, she’s 50 pounds lighter, and a size 8. “I have a new life.”

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