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Global childhood obesity rates now 10 times higher than in 1975

There are now 10 times as many obese children and teens around the world than there were 40 years ago, and if current trends continue, there will soon be even more kids dangerously overweight than underweight, according to a new World Health Organization study. Source: CTV News | October 10, 2017

John Horgan wades back into salmon farms

Premier John Horgan headed for the remote island community of Alert Bay, to meet with aboriginal people protesting the establishment of net-pen salmon farms in their territory north of Vancouver Island. Source: Ladysmith Chemainus Chronicle | October 10, 2017