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Let me introduce myself. My name is Mark Sisson. I’m 63 years young. I live and work in Malibu, California. In a past life I was a professional marathoner and triathlete. Now my life goal is to help 100 million people get healthy. I started this blog in 2006 to empower people to take full responsibility for their own health and enjoyment of life by investigating, discussing, and critically rethinking everything we’ve assumed to be true about health and wellness...

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The Primal Blueprint message has been received and taken to heart by thousands of Mark’s Daily Apple readers. I receive emails nearly every day with inspiring, life-changing success stories. People that reversed diabetes; lost 50+ pounds and took back control of their lives; refined their diet and exercise program to attain goals they thought were impossible. Here is just a small sample of the amazing accounts of transformation I have received. Check back every week for a new Primal Blueprint Real Life Story.

If you have your own personal success story and would like to share it with me and the MDA community please drop me a line via our contact form.

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Latest Success Stories

The Primal Blueprint Is For Life!

Name: Lloyd

Age: 65

In their words:
“I started this new eating style at [you’ll love this] at a Thanksgiving Day buffet, lost 2 pounds the first day and about 25 pounds in a few months. Blood pressure went down, bad cholesterol down, good cholesterol up.”

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Success Stories
I’m Finally In Control

Name: Anthony

Age: 40

In his words:   “Within a month I had ditched grains, pasta and those popular shakes. I ate eggs, cheese and fatty cuts of meat with large rainbow coloured pile...

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Autoimmune Disease
Primal Changed the Lifestyle of My Entire Family

Name: Erin Anderson


In her words:   “In addition to the increased energy I also noticed positive changes like not being hungry every 2 hours and needing to be constantly snacking. ...

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Weight Loss
I Was Blown Away That I Could Lose Weight Without Running!

Name: Kimberlee


In her words:   “I didn’t stop after the 21 days. I have now been Primal for 6 months and have never felt better. I’ve lost over ten pounds without even rea...

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The Primal Worldview Changed My Life For the Better

Name: Dan

Age: 57

In his words:   “Primal became my diet. I owned it. I became regular and have never turned back. I felt great. Chronic pain went away. My biggest worry had beco...

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I’ve Transformed My Body and Mind

Name: Sukho V.

Age: 44

In his words:   So, in about a year’s time of living the Primal/Keto life, I’ve transformed my body (and my mind). I’ve cured myself of IBS, and feel great over...

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Career Development
From Bedridden to Radiance: How I Used a Holistic Lifestyle to Heal From a Near-Death Accident

Name: Andy Hnilo

Age: 37

In his words:   “Not only did it help reduce the swelling, and completely heal the abrasions on my face, but my complexion was crystal clear and silky soft. The...

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Muscle Building
I Feel Unstoppable

Name: Jason

Age: 37

In his words:   “I truly feel like I am able to live awesome for my family and for my personal and professional goals. This lifestyle has allowed me to be a bet...

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Muscle Building
I Couldn’t Believe How Easily It Was All Happening

Name: Susannah R.

Age: 28

In her words:   “I now have so much energy; I’m no longer obsessing over calorie-counting; I sleep better; I am excelling in my career due to a major increase...

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Career Development
At 54 Years Of Age, I’m Able To Do More and More Instead of Less and Less

Name: Lynne

Age: 54

In her words:   “I had dropped my fasting AND A1bc blood sugar numbers from the prediabetes range back to normal!! The increase in my energy level has been ama...

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