The Truth About What Makes Us Healthy

Peggy@99-1 welcomes The Truth About What Makes Us Healthy, Thursday June 14th at The Metropolitan Event Centre.

Join Timothy Caulfield, two-time national best-selling author, professor of law, and TV Host, and a thought-provoking discussion with a panel of local healthcare experts.

Explore the Myths and Evidence Surrounding Lifestyle and Chronic Illness. Forget what the fads and headlines tell you about optimizing your health and let’s talk about the changes that are backed by good scientific evidence.


About Timothy Caulfield:

Timothy Caulfield is a Canadian professor of law at the University of Alberta, the former research director of its Health Law Institute, and current Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy. He studies, writes and speaks about legal, policy and ethical issues in medical research and its commercialization. He is known for debunking celebrity health advice as a critic of pseudoscience.

He is the author of two national bestsellers: “The Cure for Everything: Untangling the Twisted Messages about Health, Fitness and Happiness” (2012) and “Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?: When Celebrity Culture and Science Clash” (2015). He recently released “The Vaccination Picture.”

Caulfield is host and co-producer of the documentary TV show, A User’s Guide to Cheating Death.