Kurt Donsbach, D.C., N.D., Ph.D., passed away on August 29, 2021, in Murrieta, CA. Born in Whitefish, MT, on December 1, 1935, Donsbach practiced as a chiropractor after graduating from Western States Chiropractic College in 1957. From 1961 to 1965, Donsbach worked in research development and marketing for Standard Process Laboratories, a division of Royal Lee’s Vitamin Products Company. He also worked for the Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research, headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, and gave many nutrition seminars, primarily to chiropractors.
Donsbach went on to open Nature’s Way Health Food Store in Garden Grove, CA. In 1970, he started Westpro Laboratories, also in Garden Grove, and formulated and packaged products for supplement companies. He also authored over 50 books and booklets, What You Always Wanted to Know.