Allison Hunt

How to get (a new) hip

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Filmed Jan 2007 at TED2007
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When Allison Hunt found out that she needed a new hip — and that Canada’s national health care system would require her to spend nearly 2 years on a waiting list (and in pain) — she took matters into her own hands.

Allison Hunt
/ Marketing expert

Allison Hunt has worked in advertising and marketing for 20 years, developing human insight and persuasion into an art for her clients. Six years after getting an artificial hip, she decided to try something new.  Full bio.

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