September 21, 2018 1:48 pm
Updated: September 28, 2018 9:58 am

Canada, the Sick

Global News' upcoming series will examine Canada's high rates of obesity and other chronic diseases.

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At a time when there’s never been more information about how to live a healthy lifestyle, Canadian obesity rates are twice as high as they were in the 1970s. Canadians are also increasingly suffering from chronic diseases like hypertension and diabetes.

In a multi-part series, Global News takes a closer look at the problem, with stories on:

Coverage can be found on all our platforms: on, on Global TV, Global News Radio and our social channels.

Listen: Journalist Leslie Young discusses the #CanadaTheSick series: 

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