Beyond Food
Exploring all the Possibilities of Modern Health and Wellness

Beyond Food - Exploring all the Possibilities of Modern Health and Wellness
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mich

The trouble with anyone making movies these days is the ease of which bias marketing pervades everything and we are all seen as vulnerable and stupid. there is no such thing as perfect health as the human body is designed to break down and die and we can't avoid viruses etc. That's the ...Read more

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Melissa

This is not a product placement video. They aren't trying to sell you something. They are talking about different types of diets that will bring about health and mental clarity. It discusses whole foods, plant based eating as well as Paleo. It talks about 'clean' meats and how we need to ...Read more

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Ed

Beyond dubious

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Jason

I think that product placement is ok if it is a good product.

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Donald

I wish I would have noticed Gabriela's post prior to selecting this.

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Gabriela

Feature length product placement.

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