Social Affairs, Science and Technology – May 13, 2015

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Social Affairs, Science and Technology – May 13, 2015

Senators continue their study on the increasing incidence of obesity in Canada. Manuel Arango (director, health policy) of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Dr. Jan Hux (chief science officer) from the Canadian Diabetes Association and Joelle Walker (senior manager, public and international affairs) of the Canadian Cancer Society discuss how overweight individuals are more at risk of developing cancer and diabetes.
(May 13, 2015)