Oprah's Favourite Dr. Oz Perpetuates a "Health Movement" at The Healthy Kids Expo with Recently Re-elected MP Olivia Chow and Wendy Mesley

    TORONTO, Oct. 16 /CNW/ - Direct Energy Centre-Exhibition Place - The
Healthy Kids Expo Oct 24th-26th, 2008.
    As Dr. Mehmet Oz said in a recent interview the health of kids and
educating families is becoming a "Health Movement". Oprah's favourite Dr. Oz
encourages people to spread the word, share the knowledge they learn to assist
in the health of their family and their community. Dr. Oz will be assisting
attendees in this "Health Movement" on Oct 24th, 2008. Whether people have
kids or no kids they will learn valuable information that will assist them in
living longer, healthier and happier!
    Dr.Oz V.I.P. Meet N Greet - Fri Oct 24th, 2008 12:30-2pm - VIP ticket
holders will have the opportunity to meet Dr. Oz live and in person, get a
picture with him, receive an autographed book from the YOU: series and VIP
Goodie bag filled with loads of healthy surprises! Also taste healthy snacks
provided by The Veg Company, Green Organics, Sobey's Compliments and Ontario
Egg Farmers.
    Headline Celebrity Dr. Mehmet Oz, Host of Second Opinion with Dr. Oz on
Discovery Channel, The Oprah Winfrey Show regular contributor. CBC's Wendy
Mesley, Member of Parliament - Olivia Chow, on Fri Oct 24th they will be
discussing live on stage You: Raising Healthy Kids.

    About the Healthy Kids Expo:

    A tremendous three day event taking place throughout the weekend of Oct
24th - Oct 26th, 2008 which is filled with fun, education and entertainment
with an impressive cast of health conscious celebrities, educators,
politicians, practitioners and exhibitors that will share their wisdom about
important health and environmental issues. Attendees will experience visual
and hands on enrichment demonstrations, get their bodies moving, sample great
tasting healthy organic foods and visit over 200 exhibitor booths. Adults and
children alike, will be entertained, educated and inspired to take action for
making a difference towards a healthier body and a greener tomorrow.
    Attendees will learn how to make some "good for you" recipes at The
Veggies Kidz Culinary Stage organized by The Veg Company, giggle and get
active in the MyCity Toronto Fun Zone, gain a positive approach to parenting
in the Invest in Kids-Comfort, Play and Teach interactive area. Get jiggy with
Splash N' Boots (voted Canadian Children's Group of the Year); and be
entertained by Sean Cullen from Last Comic Standing as he reads entertaining
excerpts from his Hamish X books.
    Get your Feeding Secrets Every Parent Should Know by joining Dr. Joey
Shulman, registered nutritionist and best-selling author of "Winning the Food
Fight - Every Parent's Guide to Raising a Healthy, Happy Child". Experience
Louise Kent from Free the Children, she is many things - musician, speaker,
energetic global citizen - but first and foremost she is a storyteller.
    Sample loads of high quality Natural Organic Health Products at The
Healthy Shopper TM Market, get a feel for living organically at the Organic
Lifestyle area.
    Loads of giveaways and a ton of fun! For more info and details check out

Harvest, Me to We and Free the Children

For further information:

For further information: For pre-book speaker/vendor Interview and media
accreditation, please contact: HW Productions, Yvette Murray, (416) 966-2626,
info@healthykidsexpo.org, www.HealthyKidsExpo.org

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