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Medifast to Participate in the 13th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference

Medifast, Inc. a leading provider of clinically proven portion-controlled weight-loss programs, today announced Michael McDevitt, Chief Executive Officer, and Brendan Connors, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 13th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. EDT at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston, MA.


  About Medifast

Medifast is the leading easy-to-use, clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss program. Medifast has been recommended by over 20,000 doctors and used by over one million customers since 1980. It is committed to enriching lives by providing innovative choices for lasting health. Medifast programs have been proven effective through studies by major university teaching hospitals. The company sells its products and programs via four unique distribution channels: 1) the web and national call centers, 2) the Take Shape For Life personal coaching division, 3) medically supervised Medifast Weight Control Centers, and 4) a national network of physicians. Medifast was founded in 1980 and is located in Owings Mills, Maryland. For more information, log onto

  Investor Contact:
  Brendan Connors
  Chief Financial Officer

  ICR, Inc.
  Katie Turner
  John Mills
  (646) 277-1228

First Call Analyst:
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SOURCE: Medifast, Inc.

CONTACT: Investor Contact: Brendan Connors, Chief Financial Officer,; or Katie Turner or John Mills, ICR, Inc.,