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THE THIRD VISION F R A N C I S V A L A , Dr. Francis Vala has been practicing medicine since the age of 25. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia, provides mental health services, as well as physical medicine, and is a Bariatric Specialist. He is also an empowerment leader, public speaker, creates audio programs, and is the author of two books. Dr. Vala’s approach is one of prevention and education, addressing early problems before they evolve into chronic disease. Dr. Vala treats mainly adults; however, he has