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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Healthy Community Fact of the Day

2008 economic costs of obesity are conservatively estimated at $4.6 billion in Canada, using the eight chronic diseases most consistently linked to obesity. This is up about 19% from 2000.

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Healthy Community Fact of the Day

Healthy community fact of the day:  69% of Canadian adults and 91% of Canadian children and youth are not getting the recommended levels of daily physical activity.

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