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Food Matters (2008)

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Food Matter examines how the food we eat can help or hurt our health. Nutritionists, naturopaths, doctors, and journalists weigh in on topics organic food, food safety, raw foodism, and nutritional therapy.
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Credited cast:
Vicky Blewitt ... Herself
Ian Brighthope ... Himself - Professor of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (as Prof. Ian Brighthope)
Jerome Burne ... Himself - Medical Journalist and Author
Phillip Day ... Himself - Investigative Journalist and Author
... Stressed Man
... Herself - Founder of The Gerson Institute
Jamie Hunt ... Himself
Dan Rogers ... Himself - Medical Doctor and Naturopathic Doctor (as Dr. Dan Rogers)
Andrew W. Saul ... Himself - Therapeutic Nutrition Specialist and Author (as Andrew Saul)
David Wolfe ... Himself - World Authority on Raw Foods and Superfoods
Victor Zeines ... Himself - Holistic Dentist and Nutritionist (as Dr. Victor Zeines)
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"Let Thy Food Be Thy Medicine, And Thy Medicine Be Thy Food." - Hippocrates That is the message from the founding father of modern medicine echoed in this brave new documentary film brought to you by Producer-Directors James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch. 'Food Matters' is a hard hitting, fast paced look at our current state of health. Despite the billions of dollars of funding and research into new so-called cures we continue to suffer from a raft of chronic ills and every day maladies. Patching up an over-toxic and over-indulgent population with a host of toxic therapies and nutrient sparse foods is definitely not helping the situation. In a personal quest of discovery James & Laurentine together with a film crew and the editorial and production expertise of Enzo Tedeschi have set out on an independent mission to uncover the wholesome truth. The filmmakers have interviewed several world leaders in nutrition and natural healing who claim that not only are we harming our bodies ... Written by Anonymous

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Amazing eye opener
9 April 2011 | by See all my reviews

A beautiful well-laid out, all covering documentary of the problems associated with diet and the real ways to heal everyone. I don't understand the ignorance of people when they still believe standard medicine will heal our modern days wealth related diseases. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to see that if modern medicine was successful we would not be having more deaths by cancer, diabetes, heart diseases etc.

Also recommended: Diet for a new America Simply Raw The Beautiful Truth The Gerson Miracle

and do not forget to read; The China Study Mad Cowboy Food Revolution


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