Todd White – Your Health – The Dirty Secrets of the Wine Industry
This lecture is part of the IHMC Evening Lecture series.
In Vino Veritas! It is an ancient latin expression meaning “In wine lies truth”
Unfortunately, the modern wine industry does not share this philosophy. In fact, conventional wine companies hide much of their production behind some dark secrets. Todd has spent the last several years as the leading authority exposing the truth about the wine industry. He is passionate about educating people on why it is important to enjoy healthy wines through moderating alcohol consumption (lower alcohol wines), which is vital for brain health and healthy aging.
It will likely surprise you to learn there are 76 additives approved by the FDA for use in U.S. wine manufacturing. The reason you don’t know this; the wine industry has spent tens of millions of dollars in lobby money in Washington, DC to keep contents labeling and nutritional labeling off wine bottles.
The second significant problem with modern wines: rising alcohol levels over the last 30 years. Alcohol is addictive and a dangerous neurotoxin. Todd is promoting a conversation across the U.S. to get real about our relationship with alcohol and how to drink more moderately with low alcohol pure organic Natural Wines.