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In Search of Balance (2016)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 15 November 2016 (USA)
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An exploration of a new paradigm of health, science, and medicine, based on the interconnections between us and nature.

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Adam Pfleghaar
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Credited cast:
Miguel Altieri Miguel Altieri ... Himself
Eshel Ben-Jacob Eshel Ben-Jacob ... Himself
Jamie Boyd Jamie Boyd ... Herself
John Calverly John Calverly ... Himself
Han-Kyu Cho Han-Kyu Cho ... Himself
Geoffrey Donovan Geoffrey Donovan ... Himself
Robert Ferretti Robert Ferretti ... Himself
Connor Garrett Connor Garrett ... Himself
Michael Greger Michael Greger ... Himself
Hampton Henton Hampton Henton ... Himself
Embriette Hyde Embriette Hyde ... Herself
Rob Knight Rob Knight ... Himself
William Knoke William Knoke ... Himself
Richard Louv Richard Louv ... Himself
Emeran Mayer Emeran Mayer ... Himself
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At a genetic level, humans are literally connected to the rest of the natural world through our DNA. But today's highly processed foods, pesticide based monoculture farming methods, increasing urbanization, obsession with technology and destruction of the natural environment distance us further and further from the world we coevolved with. We are out of balance with nature and the reductionist philosophy of modern western medicine, once immensely powerful, seems inadequate to answer today's challenges. Written by Anonymous

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An exploration of a new paradigm of health, science, and medicine, based on the interconnections between us and nature.

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$500,000 (estimated)
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Food for thought
7 February 2018 | by psbzuSee all my reviews

One very interesting documentary about the role of food on our individual health. When Humans disconnect from what they feed themselves we end up on the actual paradigm where the ones that have food don´t know how to eat it properly and the ones that yet know how don´t have what to eat.

Worrying to say the least.

Essential viewing for anyone interested in the theme.


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