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Heal Naturally with Starch-Based Nutrition

The 12-Day McDougall Program is a life-saving medical program that has been reversing and healing chronic illness for 35 years through expert medical care, world-class education and whole food, starch-based nutrition.

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John McDougall
Hi, I'm John McDougall, MD, husband, grandfather, physician, patient advocate and potato lover.

For five decades, I've cared for thousands of patients, helping them to reverse serious illnesses including high blood pressure, heart disease, osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes and more, all without the use of drugs.

The 12-Day McDougall Program is the most powerful and transformative experience that I've offered in my 50 years of practice. Will you join me to regain your health?
Hi, I'm John McDougall, MD, husband, grandfather, physician, patient advocate and potato lover.
John McDougall
For five decades, I've cared for thousands of patients, helping them to reverse serious illnesses including high blood pressure, heart disease, osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes and more, all without the use of drugs.

The 12-Day McDougall Program is the most powerful and transformative experience that I've offered in my 50 years of practice. Will you join me to regain your health?

Incredible transformations

In just 12 days, participants experienced amazing changes in their lives:

  • 90% of participants reduced or eliminated unnecessary medications
  • Participants lost an average of 4 pounds in only 12 days while eating unrestricted amounts of the right foods
  • Relief of chronic fatigue is experienced by 80% of participants
  • Relief of intestinal distress from indigestion to constipation to chronic diarrhea
  • More than a 22 mg/dL reduction in cholesterol
  • Relief of chest pain (angina) in most people with narrowed heart arteries (atherosclerosis)
  • Lessening and elimination of swelling and pain from inflammatory arthritis
  • Lower blood sugar and relief of peripheral neuropathy (pain in the legs and feet). Almost all participants with type-2 diabetes are cured of their diseases after achieving ideal body weight
  • Improved complexion with reduction in oily skin and hair
  • 100% of participants said they feel equipped with the tools and knowledge to be successful in reaching their long term health goals

You should expect the same transformational results. These benefits only continue over the weeks, months and years that follow your time with us.

Life-saving care from the comfort of your home

The 12-Day McDougall Program brings professional medical care right into your home. Our board-certified physicians, alongside the entire McDougall team, will empower you with real-world nutritional guidance, easy cooking demonstrations, practical exercise routines, psychological support and compassionate support to begin to heal chronic diseases such as:

  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease & atherosclerosis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Liver disease
  • Obesity
  • Arthritis & autoimmune diseases
  • GI (bowel) diseases
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Cancer
  • Kidney disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Depression

Learning from home will allow you to immediately apply what you’ve learned, practice in your own kitchen and get direct guidance from the McDougall team as questions come up. This is the exact environment where you’ll be challenged in your everyday life, and we’ll be there with you every step of the way. We’re here to set you up for lasting success.

We limit attendance to 50 participants per program to provide you with the attention and support you need for these powerful changes to your lifestyle.

Here is what’s possible for you with the 12-Day McDougall Program:

  • Avoid dangerous and costly surgeries
  • Lower, or eliminate, unnecessary medications and avoid their harmful side effects
  • Save time and money with fewer doctor’s visits and less time off work
  • Live a full life with vitality and confidence in your good health
  • Add healthy years to your life plus keep up with your kids, your grandchildren and enjoy that bucket list trip you’ve always dreamed about

How we’ll work together

We’ve worked with thousands of patients over the last 50 years to develop and refine the most effective life-changing tools that successfully reverse and heal chronic diseases. As a member of the 12-Day McDougall Program, you’ll have access to:

Personal Medical Care: Our medical director Anthony Lim, MD, JD will meet with you in a private one-on-one medical appointment to review your bloodwork, discuss your health goals and identify the steps you can take to reach them. Additional time can be scheduled at your request for an additional fee.

Live Interactive Lectures: John McDougall, MD, Anthony Lim, MD, JD, Jeff Novick, MS, RDN, Doug Lisle, PhD, Jack Dixon, NSCA, CPT and Heather McDougall will present live lectures on topics that are essential for your education and understanding. These lectures will cover chronic illnesses and diseases, nutrition, exercise, meal planning, overcoming emotional eating, behavioral change and much more. You will learn everything you need to achieve optimal health and nutrition.

1-on-1 Meetings with a Dedicated Support Specialist: You’ll be assigned a dedicated Support Specialist who will meet with you each day of the program to answer any questions you have, challenges you’re facing and more. This is your time to discuss your progress and problems.

Ongoing Support: The McDougall Program is designed for lifelong changes. To ensure you meet your health goals, your dedicated Support Specialist will offer ongoing support with weekly, then monthly check-ins. Ongoing support is for one full year following the program.

You’ll also receive:

  • health assessment to monitor your progress over the course of the program
  • Q&A sessions after each lecture to personally engage with our team in an interactive and intimate setting
  • Monthly virtual meetings with Dr. John, Mary, and Heather McDougall for additional support after the program
  • A delicious 12 day meal plan to follow throughout the program
  • Cooking demonstrations of our favorite and most popular whole food, starch-based recipes
  • A passionate and supportive community of people who are on the same path, as well as seasoned McDougallers who can share their experiences and best practices for continued success 
  • An official discharge letter from our doctor, addressed to you. This letter will summarize your time with us and will include specific reasons why we have asked you to change your medications, as well as all other recommendations, including our dietary guidelines

A day in the life during the 12-Day McDougall Program:

5:00 AM: CHECK IN with your dedicated Support Specialist to discuss general wellness and any questions you have.

6:00 AM: MEET UP with fellow participants over breakfast and get to know each other.

8-8:45 AM: Q&A with John McDougall, MD, and Mary McDougall. Get exclusive access to Dr. McDougall to ask all of your questions about healing and reversing chronic illness and disease, whole food, starch-based nutrition, how to make permanent changes to your lifestyle and more. 

9-10:30 AM: LECTURE | NUTRITION with Jeff Novick, MS, RDN, LDN. Learn how to read food labels, what to eat and what not to eat to lose weight, and product recommendations to successfully transition to a whole food, starch-based lifestyle.

3-3:45 PM: CHAT | CONNECT with guest chefs as well as seasoned McDougallers who share their tips and best practices for ongoing success.

4-5:30 PM: LECTURE | BEHAVIORAL CHANGE with Anthony Lim, MD, JD. Learn about the behavioral changes that lead to finally changing the way you eat. For good this time.

Incredible transformations from McDougall Program participants

“It’s a new lease on life. It’s the food!”

Kristy is happy, has more energy and no longer has psoriasis, while Joseph cured his type-2 diabetes.

“I’m on the right road finally and I couldn’t have done it without your help and without this program.”

Cathleen describes her experience as an incredible life changer. She’s lost 14 pounds and feels great.

“I’m feeling great… I’ve never felt this way before.”

Edward lowered his blood pressure and dropped his cholesterol from 198 to 154 mg/dL.

Ready to do this together?

We will teach and guide you through everything we have come to know and understand about the underlying cause of chronic illness and disease, and how to reverse them. Through education and compassionate care, we’ll provide you with the tools you need to make permanent positive changes to your health.

Now, more than ever, the McDougall Program can help you stay safe and healthy. Are you ready?

Click here for our Friends & Family Offer. Please note this is only available to those who have booked the 12-Day McDougall Program.

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Book a consultation

Do you have questions about whether your ailment can be reversed by a change in diet?

We offer a 25-minute consultation with our Medical Director, Dr. Anthony Lim where you can have your general questions answered and find out if our program is right for you. We can only provide general information and not personal medical advice during this initial consultation because we legally cannot give medical advice to anyone unless they are a patient of ours. If you decide to move forward with the 12-Day McDougall Program, 100% of the consult fee will go towards the course enrollment. After the completion of the program, you will become a patient for life and we’ll be there for you to address any personal medical concerns.

Click here to book a consultation.

Please provide 24-hours notice for changes or cancellations. No-shows or changes made within 24-hours of appointments are subject to a $125 USD charge.