Whole Life Expo Arrives at MTCC Nov. 22-24

Whole Life Expo in Toronto
Whole Life Expo in Toronto

By Lori Bosworth

The holidays will soon be here; it’s time to get your health fix on at the 27th annual Whole Life Expo 2013 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from November 22-24, 2013. The weekend conference, which showcases natural health, green living and integrative medicine, features over 225 vendors representing health products, vitamins, herbs, green products, healthy cuisines, supplements, ant-aging products, eco clothing, books, body and skin care, healing jewelry, stones and an organic market.

Whole Life Expo in Toronto
Whole Life Expo in Toronto

You’ll not only get to shop for a variety of health products and sample superfoods, you’ll be able to listen to over 80 speakers on a variety of health-related topics including the following lectures:

Lectures on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

Blair Kovacs will explain how Chaga mushrooms to rejuvenate exhausted adrenals and boost Qi power, in addition to preventing disease. Stage Two from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Julie Daniluk, author and RHN, discusses the benefits of the anti-inflammatory diet including healing chronic inflammation, reducing pain, balancing brain chemistry. Lecture Hall D, F from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Lectures on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013

Dr. Cass Ingram, DO, will discuss the popularity of wild foods such as wild green extract, wild berries and birch bark for their health-boosting properties. Lecture Hall 206 D, F from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Kristen Ma, owner of Pure and Simple, will discuss how to get beautiful skin naturally. The first 100 people at the lecture will receive a complimentary pack of anti-aging serum and moisturizer. Lecture Hall 206, A, B from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Darrick Kim, PhD, will show how natural superfoods can provide a treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease that rejuvenates damaged neurons. Lecture Hall 206 D, F from 2:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Gail Thackray, medium, presents a demonstration of connecting to spirit and will lead a group meditation for healing. Thackray will also give readings and clear auras. Lecture Hall 206 D, F from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Lectures on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013

Dini Petty, broadcaster, will share her experience of severe menopause and the natural remedies she used to relieve her symptoms. Lecture Hall 205 from 1:15 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Dr. Michael Schecter, DDS, discusses the use of ozone in dentistry as an effective treatment for infection and inflammation. Stage One from 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

The Whole Life Expo takes place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 255 Front Street West. A Weekend Lecture Pass is $15 (for all lectures, exhibits and stages) and a Weekend Exhibit Pass is $10 (for all exhibits and stages).