The Truth About Your Health

June 2020

Season 1 Episode 6 - Scienceploitation

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As a society, we’ve become obsessed with the concept of organic food and products, chemical free farming, healing foods, and natural remedies. People are distrusting GMOs, pharmaceuticals, and other 'non-natural' solutions. Organic products fetch a premium price. Families are turning to holistic approaches to medical issue...

Season 1 Episode 3 - Genetic Testing And The Rise Of Personalised Medicine

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Genetic testing, also known as DNA testing, allows the genetic diagnosis of vulnerabilities to inherited diseases, and it’s spawned an entire industry around personalised fitness, assessing a child’s athletic ability, and even for finding your perfect mate.
May 2020

Season 1 Episode 2 - The Fountain Of Youth

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Youth may be wasted on the young, but luckily, you can buy it back. People are using everything from face-lifts to second skin tech to keep their youthful advantage. However, with the many unproven therapies on the market, how many actually work?

Season 1 Episode 5 - Au Natural

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For those suffering from a chronic illness or degenerative disease, our rapidly evolving world is offering more promise for a cure than ever before. But with such a great volume of treatment options and so much conflicting information available, it’s also becoming more difficult and dangerous for those suffering to make cr...

Season 1 Episode 4 - Losing It - Extreme Dieting

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Obesity is one of America’s biggest public health concerns. Two thirds of Americans are overweight or obese. The pressure to lose weight is intense and many are turning to surgical means to achieve results. The issue is even affecting children, as kids as young as 13 undergo extreme surgeries to deal with their weight. Wei...
April 2019

Season 1 Episode 1 - Detox Debunked

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Health law professor, writer and debunker-extraordinaire, Timothy Caulfield, dives deep into the science, and the social issues behind today’s cutting-edge health trends in order to separate the truly good advice from the excess of high-priced placebos. What does it take to flush all the bad stuff from your body after a we...