Clinically Proven, Doctor-RecommendedScience sets Medifast and your weight loss success apart from the rest.
Medifast is not a pill or a quick fix; it’s a plan that works. And because it does, Medifast is the brand recommended by over 20,000 doctors since 1980.
Medifast has a long, clinical heritage of facilitating the weight loss success stories for thousands of clients and patients. It’s through our unique meal plans that we provide you with formulated nutrition and lifelong habits for weight management.
Our story began with Dr. William Vitale. His specially formulated meal plan proved successful for his patients that, many times, needed to lose life-saving weight. His mission was that they do so healthily and with long-term results. His patients’ success can now be yours.
So why have I never heard about Medifast?
Medifast has lived in the clinical setting for many years. It’s only been within the past decade that Medifast was formulated to be available to you without a doctor’s supervision. Medifast is safe and effective to do on your own whether you want to lose 15 or 120 or more pounds.
Medifast Nutrition and How It Works to Make You Lose Weight
Medifast weight loss meal are nutrient dense and fortified with 24 vitamins and minerals, so you can lose pounds and inches without losing out on nutrition. Each meal has essentially the same nutritional profile, and has been designed to have enough low-fat protein and healthy fiber to keep you full and satisfied, without the between-meal hunger that can sabotage a weight loss plan.
After a few days on the Medifast Weight Loss Plan, your body will reach a mild fat-burning state, so you can lose quickly while preserving muscle tissue. It’s while maintaining that fat-burning state that you will continue to lose weight when on the plan.
Scientific Advisors to Ensure Continued Effectiveness
Medifast employs a Scientific Advisory Board that’s composed of a distinguished panel of scientists and doctors. Their role is to review the effectiveness, safety, and nutritional benefits of Medifast’s products and programs. The board also helps develop new meals and supplements and investigates alternate weight-loss approaches for those with special medical or nutritional needs, such as patients with heart disease or those who follow a vegetarian diet. We have options for just about anyone.
Commitment to Science and Nutrition
Clinical studies prove time and again that Medifast works.
Clinically proven safe and effective by researchers as major university teaching hospitals.
Studies published in major medical journals have proven meal replacements to be an effective method of weight loss and weight maintenance.