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This book contains the ideas and opinions of its authors and is solely intended to provide general information. It is not in any way intended to provide specific medical advice, guidance, or act as a substitute for the advice of the reader’s own physician or medical professional.


Readers should only seek medical advice from their own physician or healthcare provider, based upon the reader’s personal situation, circumstances, conditions, symptoms, diagnoses, or concerns. If the reader desires or requires personal dietary, medical, lifestyle, health, exercise, counseling, or any other assistance, the reader should immediately consult with a competent qualified healthcare professional. At no time should the reader make any adjustments to medication dosages or medical care without the strict guidance of the reader’s personal physician.


Before reading this book, please be advised that the publisher and authors specifically disclaim any consequences, direct or indirect, injury, damage, or loss of any kind the reader may incur by following the information, suggestions or guidance provided in this book or by participation in any of the programs listed in this book. The reader should consult with the reader’s own physician or healthcare provider before following any of the suggestions or guidance provided in this book, and the reader should follow only the reader’s physician’s guidance.

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Dan Purjes is a successful entrepreneur and businessman, having built several companies to significant levels before selling them. These enterprises were in a variety of industries such as finance, technology, software, home automation, and solar energy. 


The funds from these activities have enabled him and his wife Edna (“Ed”) to actively promote the message of health and disease reversal through a whole food, plant-based diet. To learn more, visit

Dr. Scott Stoll graduated from the University of Colorado Medical School and completed his residency at the University of Colorado Hospital. He was an award-winning physician in sports and interventional spine medicine. Today, he is recognized as an international leader in lifestyle medicine and whole food, plant-based nutrition. 


Dr. Stoll is the Chairman and co-founder of the Plantrician Project, one of the world’s largest non-profit organizations of physicians and healthcare professionals interested in the benefits of plant-based nutrition. He also established the International Plant Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference, the world’s largest scientific healthcare conference devoted to plant-based nutrition. The plantrician project supports numerous initiatives in the plant-based world including and the Plantrician University. 


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Our book Disease Reversal Hope! Real People. Real Stories. on, provides valuable information on the scientific basis for the whole food plant-based lifestyle including specific steps that can be taken to convert to such a lifestyle. Our website,, provides a Resources section with a list of many books, videos and other sources of information about whole food plant-based lifestyle. Follow us on all of our social media channels as many of our storytellers share their journey.

The Purjes Foundation’s goal is to promote health of body, mind and soul. The Purjes Foundation is focused on reversal and prevention of chronic diseases through a whole food plant-based lifestyle.

The Purjes Foundation funds clinical trials and scientific studies that involve plant-based nutrition. This scientific research includes clinical studies at major university hospitals throughout the country, which have been published in peer-reviewed medical journals. The Purjes Foundation co-founded the International Journal of Disease Reversal & Prevention, the world’s first peer-reviewed scientific journal devoted to the reversal and prevention of chronic disease through whole plant-food nutrition.

The Foundation has also executive produced documentary films involving plant-based nutrition such as Eating You Alive and Disease Reversal Hope: The Film.

Dan Purjes and his wife Edna (“Ed”) founded the Purjes Foundation in 1999 and have funded it since then. 

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All of the proceeds after expenses from the sale of the book and film will go to non-profit organizations that support whole food plant-based nutrition.  

The authors of Disease Reversal Hope! Real People. Real Stories intend to publish a series of books on disease reversal by people who adopted a whole food plant-based lifestyle. Each book will focus on one type of disease – Obesity Reversal Hope, Cancer Reversal Hope, Diabetes Reversal Hope, Heart Disease Reversal Hope, and more. The next book in the series will be Obesity Reversal Hope! Real People. Real Stories.(Fall 2022)

Each book will contain inspirational stories by people who have reversed that particular disease without medication or medical procedures but through conversion to a whole plant food lifestyle. The stories will be told by each person in their own authentic voice.

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Books that have inspired millions to adopt a whole food plant-based lifestyle are listed here. They are best-sellers along with many newly released books written by many of our own storytellers, as well as other highly respected physicians, researchers, and others committed to a wfpb lifestyle.

Watch films like Eating You Alive, Forks Over Knives, What The Health, and more to learn about the power of plants in healing the human body. Find the list of other films:

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