Real Virta patients share their stories

Tim
Navy Vet & Traveling Salesman
No knee pain & increased stamina allowed him to go back to riding his motorcycle
Elizabeth
Employee & Citizen of Chickasaw Nation
Eliminated her insulin shots and improved her A1c by nearly 4 points; returned to basket-making
Heidi & Dan
Married with 8 Children
Reversed his type 2 diabetes and her prediabetes by doing Virta together
Wilma
Busy Grandmother & Recent Retiree
Lost weight, eliminated insulin, and regained the energy to play with her grandkids
Andy
Part-time Farmer & Retired Factory Worker
Reversed his diabetes, and now enjoys the energy to play with his granchildren
Elaine
Animal Rescue Enthusiast
Feels physically & mentally better each day since reversing her diabetes
Sandie
Nielsen Call Center Team Lead
Reversed her prediabetes & gained control over food with education, support & accountability
Geary
Musician & Loving Husband
Reversed his type 2 diabetes & can now walk up hills with stamina that is “off the charts”
Kim
Stay-at-home Grandma & Avid Photographer
Reversed diabetes, eliminated insulin, & lost 100 lbs on Virta after nothing else worked
Jack
Police Officer
Returned to his stickball team thanks to weight loss and better sleep, energy & focus
Erica
Grateful Wife, Mom & Grandma
Conquered her family history of developing type 2 diabetes by reversing her prediabetes
Nina
Active Volunteer & Retired Food Service Director
In 3 months, eliminated insulin after taking it for 20 years
Neha
Loving Wife & Mom
A wife and mother who got off insulin and back to her family
Shannel
Insurance Underwriter, Wife & Mom
Has confidently taken control of her type 2 diabetes instead of hiding from it
Russel
Former Sheriff & Prison Guard
Went from unable to climb stairs to walking a mile with Virta
Shirley
Tippecanoe County Government HR Director
Reversed her prediabetes & lowered her triglycerides
Willie
Mason Tender & Hod Carrier
Saved $600/month by eliminating insulin; also dropped A1c from 11.5% to 5.1% in just 6 months
Nate
Hunter, Husband, & Father
Went from nearly 300 units of insulin and 40 mg of blood pressure meds to zero medications
Mike
Architect, Artist, & Coast Guard Veteran
Eliminated insulin & is energized after 15 years of being controlled by food & medications
Kim
Process Analyst at Purdue University
Dropped all diabetes medications within 1 month of starting Virta
Eileen
Busy Grandma & Mental Health Advocate
Stopped yo-yo dieting & improved her A1c & sleep — now she keeps up with her grandchildren
Jerry
Retired Teacher & Coach
Reversed his diabetes & reduced his blood pressure meds through accountability with Virta
Lisa
Corrections Officer in Tippecanoe County
Reduced arthritic pain & swelling while improving blood sugars, mood, and energy
Richard
Tech Entrepreneur
Reversed his diabetes by lowering his A1c from 12.4% to 6.4% while eliminating his insulin
Denise
Artist & Mom
Lost 50 lbs and dropped her A1c from 10.1% to 7.5% in just 6 months
Cheryl
Financial Aid Administrator at Purdue University
Lost 80 lbs and made significant improvements in her mental health and dealing with depression
Kim
Software Development Manager
Eliminated his insulin pump & saved over $2000/month by reversing his diabetes with Virta
Matt
Chickasaw IT Professional, Husband, & Uncle
Diagnosed at 17 and finally off 3 diabetes medications nearly 20 years later
Iseral
Security Officer
Eliminated his insulin injections in just a few weeks on Virta
Preston
Former Combat Medic & Active Volunteer
Reversed his diabetes & eliminated his medications in just a few months on Virta
Kristen
Research Executive in Media Analytics at Nielsen
Reversed her diabetes, stopped needing a seatbelt extender & reduced her arthritis pain
Glenne
Product Supervisor at Lifetouch
Went off all expensive diabetes medications while bringing his fasting glucose down to <100 mg/dL
Alison
Analyst at Nielsen, Mom, & Wife
Put an end to prediabetes and the hormone imbalances that accompany PCOS
Scott
Computer Technician at Purdue University
Lost over 40 pounds and was able to fit in a rollercoaster seat after 3 months on Virta
Patrick
Retired PGA Club Professional
Reversed diabetes & eliminated insulin while saving hundreds of dollars per month
Tiffinnie
US Foods Employee, Insurance Compliance
Reversed her prediabetes, got rid of her body aches and can walk without knee pain
Mary
Active Grandma & Learning Enthusiast
Improved her kidney function, reduced her shoulder pain, & returned to work
Candy
IT Account Assistant at Purdue University & Wife
Reversed prediabetes on Virta with her spouse Brad
Jane Ann
Director of Advising & Recruiting, Purdue College of Education
Had such tremendous success that her story was featured on an episode of “The Doctors”
Tammy
Metal-worker
Accountability helped her eliminate chronic muscle pain & take up new hobbies
Jay
Human Resources Generalist at Activision Blizzard
Eliminated insulin in 60 days & enjoys being able to ride bikes with his kids again
Mark
Real Estate Developer
Went off of 3 medications within 2 weeks of starting Virta
Sherry
Mom, Grandma, & Certified Truck Driver
Reversed her diabetes, saved her trucking license & went from more than 12 pills daily to zero
Lori
Panel Relation Specialist at Nielsen
Avoided bariatric surgery, lost 50 lbs and started playing basketball again
Erik
Sales Rep for US Foods
Has blood sugar readings of less than 100 mg/dL every morning and lost 30 lbs
Deb
Nursing Professor at Purdue University & Doctoral Student
Reversed her diabetes in just 4 months on Virta and gained the energy to start her doctorate
Kathy
Empty-nester & Part-time Administrative Assistant
Said goodbye to migraines, joint pain & fatigue—and her prediabetes diagnosis
Larry
Support Services Manager at Purdue University
Said goodbye to his insulin pump after just one week on Virta