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Will Canada follow the US’s aggressive new approach to treat childhood obesity?

It’s been three years since Christophe Legault, now 12, was diagnosed with obesity and started treatment. He had been having trouble at school — his grades were dropping, he was being bullied and he was struggling to participate in sports such as basketball, his favourite. The program he’s been following at Maison de Santé Prévention,

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Only run at the weekend? People who cram a week’s exercise into two days still reap heart benefits

Weekend warriors are as healthy as daily runnersGetty Images The results from a major study on ‘weekend warriors’ – those who perhaps don’t get the opportunity to workout during the week, and cram all their exercise into the weekend – suggest that, actually, squeezing workouts into one or two days is as good for your

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