Testimonials

What others say about Dr. John Westerdahl...

“Dr. John Westerdahl is helping many to a better way of life.”

Jack LaLanne
Health and Fitness Legend
“The Godfather of Fitness”

“Dr. John Westerdahl is way ahead of the usual person in the dietary profession.”

John A. McDougall, M.D.
Internal Medicine and Lifestyle Medicine Specialist
Founder & Medical Director of the McDougall Program

“As a registered dietitian, certified nutrition specialist, and master herbalist, Dr. Westerdahl diligently worked with me to explore ideas and challenge the norms to offer a comprehensive way to incorporate nutrition into the realm of health and beauty. His lifelong dedication to healthy eating is evident in the food and nutrition work he has done .”

Howard Murad, M.D.
Pharmacist and Board-Certified Dermatologist,
Associate Professor of Medicine (Dermatology) at UCLA,
Founder Murad Skin Research Laboratory,
Founder and CEO of the Murad Skincare Products Company

“Dr. John Westerdahl is a dedicated young Paul C. Bragg, for he is a practicing True Health Crusader. He has spread the message of health throughout America and the World through his radio talk shows, lectures, books, articles, audio and video tapes and healthy lifestyle programs. We at Health Science are very proud of Dr. John and his accomplishments.”

Patricia Bragg, N.D., Ph.D.
Health & Lifestyle Educator,
President and CEO, Bragg Live Food Products/Health Science
Chair, Bragg Health Institute

“I admire the important work you are doing… The work that you are doing in connection with Castle Medical Center is most impressive and I like your motto, “To Make Man Whole”. It is correct in every detail. …It gives us the opportunity to demonstrate that health of the body is dependent upon health of mind and soul.”

Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Former Pastor, Marble Collegiate Church in New York City
“Minister to Millions”
Author of The Power of Positive Thinking

“I hope that a lot of your listeners listen to what you have to say, to enjoy healthier, delicious meals.”

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Science in the Public Interest

“Nutritionist and herbalist, Dr. John Westerdahl is dedicated to the study of the science of plant-based diets and plant-based medicines in the prevention, treatment and reversal of disease. Dr. Westerdahl introduces people to the important herbal remedies used today for healing and maintaining good health.”

“I have worked closely with Dr. Westerdahl, and our research together has led to the development of several state-of-the-art herbal formulas.”

Norman R. Farnsworth, Ph.D.
Research Professor of Pharmacognosy and Senior University Scholar
Program for Collaborative Research in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
College of Pharmacy
University of Illinois at Chicago

“Dr. John Westerdahl is a treasure for Attitudinal Healing. Working together with him, we established the first Center for Attitudinal Healing in a medical center.”

Gerald G. Jampolsky, M.D.
Child and Adult Psychiatrist
Founder of the first, Center for Attitudinal Healing
Author, Love Is Letting Go Of Fear and Forgiveness – The Greatest Healer Of All

“Dr. Westerdahl is dedicated to teaching people about the benefits of a healthy, low-fat vegetarian diet. He was most influential to me, and as a result, I included this dietary approach in my book on health and longevity. He is the most enthusiastic nutritionist and health educator I have ever seen or worked with.”

Donald W. Hewitt, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Physician and Author of Longer Life, Radiant Health and Dynamic Living – The Easy Way

“We need more dedicated people like you.”

Cory SerVaas, M.D.
Editor-In-Chief Emeritus and Publisher, Saturday Evening Post
Founder, Benjamin Franklin Literary & Medical Society

“It’s people like you that keep us all healthy.”

Ray Bradbury
Science Fiction Writer

"It is great to see your persistence and progress on the diet and health front!"

T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D.
Jacob Gould Schurman Professor Emeritus of Nutritional Biochemistry, Cornell University
Author of The China Study and Whole - Rethinking the Science of Nutrition

Comments on Dr. Westerdahl’s cookbook: The Millennium Cookbook – Extraordinary Vegetarian Cuisine

The Millennium Cookbook offers an exciting collection of plant-based recipes and meals ranging from simple to sophisticated, composed of ingredients that are rich in nutrients and supportive of a healthful diet.”

Dean Ornish, M.D.
President and Director,
Preventive Medicine Research Institute

The Millennium Cookbook is the most exciting new collection of delicious and healthy recipes to emerge in many years. The tastes are so seductive you won't remember how good for you these wonderful foods really are. This cookbook is destined to become a favorite in kitchens everywhere”

Neal Barnard, M.D.
President
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

“I dare anyone who thinks a vegan diet is unexciting to look through this book. This is gourmet cooking at its best, and as healthy as any diet can be.”

Dean Edell, M.D.
Medical Journalist

“A totally refreshing look into the 21st Century of great food.”

Graham Kerr
The Galloping Gourmet
TV Cooking Personality and Cookbook Author