Metamorphosis happens when you are faced with a life threatening illness. With no factors for cancer, I made a commitment to help others along their recovery journey, as well to help those who want to live healthy lives.
I am a former health professional who after breast cancer decided that Health & Wellness are integral to living a full life. I realized how important it is to share information and learn from innovators, leaders, scientists, nutritionists, artists, designers and physicians on how to live healthier lives . I am the founder of Truth About Healthy Lives Conference.
That is me, Carol Mark 248 days into my cancer treatment.
Carol is the founder of EmpowerT www.drinkempower.com
Carol is also a humanitarian who established the ﬁrst girls library in Afghanistan with FemAid, artist & activist.
In 2017, I founded Truth About Healthy Lives conference to Strengthen Your Health to Shine Inside & Out.
Knowledge is emPOWERment health & wellness conference breast cancer
No False news or phony promises... just the facts, research based, events, shared stories & of course healthy foods!
Learn from Innovators, Medical Professionals, Naturopaths, Homeopsths, leading edge Health & Nutrition Entrepreneurs, Chefs, Nutritionists, Scientists, Foodies, ...and those making our lives better.
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Story of triumph-The year I was diagnosed was also the year of the first fashion week. "I will always recall Jeanne Beker and myself at the windy corner of Bay and Bloor laughing that my wig might fly off. Laughter...in any dose is one of the best medicines!!!" As a self taught clothing designer in 1976, Robin Kay built a knitting mill, factory and distribution centre for her 22 retail stores and 600 wholesale accounts across North America. In 1999 as president of The Fashion Design Council of Canada, she established the first national fashion week in Canada growing it to become the 2nd largest in North America by 2012. Robin teaches the "business of fashion" globally while focusing on policy at a federal level, provincial, and municipal level and endorse the fashion designer as a pillar of commerce and culture in Canada. Robin serves as a founder of the Commonwealth Fashion Council in London, England.
Surpr ise Keynote to Be Announced
Carol is a former health professional who after breast cancer decided that Health & Wellness are integral to living a full life. She realized how important it is to share information and learn from innovators, leaders, scientists, nutritionists, artists, designers and physicians how to live healthier lives . She is the founder of Truth About Healthy Lives Conference.
Carol is the creator of EmpowerT www.drinkempower.com which supports and sponsors healthy initiatives.
Carol is an artist & activist & humanitarian who established the ﬁrst girls library in Afghanistan with FemAid.
The role of healing foods for well being and breast cancer prevention.
Harnessing the power of whole foods for optimal health and vitality.
A diet that would centre around healing, with foods that provide phytoestrogenic, gut supporting, high antioxidant, liver detoxifying support.
Pierre's greatest passion and dream is to bring Western and Chinese Medicine together, to ﬁnd a more effective way to help patients with modern diseases through the collaboration of both branches.
To further this dream he has started CCTCM -the Canadian College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Mississauga.
Shannon began working with MedReleaf in 2014 to provide patient services. She helped coordinate and oversee development of the Patient Care department. Presently, her role is Project Manager of Clinical Research and works closely with other departments to coordinate project planning, protocol development, regulatory and ethics submissions, working relationships with external research teams, and other research initiatives sponsored by MedReleaf.
Dr. Nadia Saleem is a Board-certiﬁed Naturopathic Doctor from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. She is passionate about working with women of all ages to gain better control of their hormones, their physiology and every aspect of their well-being. their health and the health of the future generations. She is an avid writer, speaker and educator in the community.
CertClean helps shoppers discover beauty and personal care products formulated without ingredients recognized to cause harm to human health. We will explore the world of healthy make-up with demos. Try on a newer healthier YOU!
Derrick Tu Tan Pho is an esteemed Master Chocolatier who began his apprenticeship in Montreal, Canada. His passion and dedication led him to earn a diploma in Bakery & Pastry from the Institut de Tourisme et d'Hôtellerie du Québec (Montréal Culinary School) with a focus in chocolate, confectionary and ice cream. In 1989, Pho was the first to be awarded Apprentice Chocolatier of the Year and continued to excel in his field where in 1994 he was recognized as one of the Ten Best Pastry Chefs in Montreal. Further on in his career, he was a member of the gold-winning Team Quebec for the Frankfurt Culinary Olympics held in Germany. Pho also studied in France with the renowned Meilleur Ouvrier de France, MOF, Joël Bellouet and attended the prestigious École Lenôtre, Plaisir.
In 2005 Pho became the Director of the Chocolate Academy in Canada. He was also in charge of setting up the Chocolate Academy in Chicago, which opened in 2008.
Qigong (Chi Kung) is a mind body branch of Traditional Chinese Medicine offers a wide range of benefits that modern Research is verifying on an ongoing basis. Medical Qigong for Self Healing empowering the individual.
The Centre offers courses and classes to help you get and stay healthy using traditional non-invasive Chinese mind-body disciplines that address the root of illness and dis-ease.