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What the Health (2017)

An intrepid filmmaker on a journey of discovery as he uncovers possibly the largest health secret of our time and the collusion between industry, government, pharmaceutical and health organizations keeping this information from us.
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Credited cast:
Kip Andersen Kip Andersen
Larry Baldwin Larry Baldwin ... Himself
Neal Barnard ... Himself
Tia Blanco Tia Blanco ... Herself
David Carter David Carter ... Himself
Jake Conroy Jake Conroy ... Himself
Garth Davis Garth Davis ... Himself
Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. ... Himself
Mike Ewall Mike Ewall ... Himself
Alan Goldhamer Alan Goldhamer ... Himself
Michael Greger Michael Greger ... Himself
Mu Jin Han Mu Jin Han ... Himself
Jaydee Hanson Jaydee Hanson ... Himself
Joel Kahn Joel Kahn ... Himself
Mark Kennedy Mark Kennedy ... Himself
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What the Health is a ground breaking feature length documentary from the award-winning filmmakers of Cowspiracy, that follows the exciting journey of intrepid filmmaker, Kip Andersen, as he uncovers the impacts of highly processed industrial animal foods on our personal health and greater community, and explores why leading health organizations continue to promote the industry despite countless medical studies and research showing deleterious effects of these products on our health.

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2018 (Norway) See more »

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Groundbreaking just as Cowspiracy, and some more.
17 March 2017 | by xo-jb-bhuviSee all my reviews

Last year, near my 18th birthday..I stumbled upon a documentary while researching the ill effects of animal agriculture and environmental destruction, got to watch "Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret" from the same directors and writers. It changed my life, basically changed the way I lived my life.

After discovering the big ugly lie that we are told about how the environmental crisis is all and just because of the fossil fuels. It goes on uncovering how the majority of us eat is killing the planet. I went full vegan, right then and there with my family of five. The FACTS were in front of me. Peer- reviewed studies. I highly recommend everybody to watch that.

Now this one is sort of a sequel to Cowspiracy. Brings us to the next big issue effecting everybody but in a more personal way. HOW YOUR DIET IS KILLING YOU! The best kept secret in medicine is that your body wants to heal itself, if given the right chance and conditions. It was lovely to see all my superheroes in one feature: Dr. Micheal Greger, Caldwell Esselstyn, Neal Bernard and many more. This is a perfect documentary to show to your friends and family and I don't this any sane person would turn away from this and not at the least consider veganism as a way of life.

As I like to put it, you go vegan for a reason and stay for a hundred.


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