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Dionne Laslo-Baker, PhD Medical Science

PhD Medical Scientist, ethical entrepreneur, food innovator, passionate mother of two.

Dr. Dionne Laslo-Baker is the Founder and creative force behind DeeBee’s SpecialTea Foods. Dionne, her family and her team created an inspired product, Organic TeaPops (organic frozen tea and fruit on a stick), after the seeds for this novel idea were planted by her two children. With a PhD in Medical Sciences from the University of Toronto, Dionne has received many awards including Humanitarian of The Year from the Hospital for Sick Children. She has garnered international attention for her doctoral thesis on the effects of exposure during pregnancy to toxins in our environment. Now Dionne and her team at DeeBee's are crafting other healthy foods and inspiring awareness through the creation of delicious products that are good for people and the planet. Dionne uses DeeBee’s as an opportunity to teach her children about the importance of following your dreams, sticking to your values and inspiring awareness by speaking and writing about the latest in food and medical science research.
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5 Common Super Foods (You Didn't Realize Were Super)

If you are like me, you try to find super foods that are not only super for you but taste delicious. After all, aren't we supposed to enjoy what we eat? Many of the fresh fruits we associate as 'summertime' treats are also some of the most beneficial in terms of their 'functional' benefits!
08/03/2016 12:13 EDT