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New Report--Healthy Today, Healthy Tomorrow? Findings from the National Population Health Survey

The study revealed that although Canadians aged 18-64 continue to put
on weight; the pace at which they are gaining has slowed down. 
The report was based on data from the National Population Health
Survey, a longitudinal survey that has followed the same group of
people every two years, on six separate occasions, between 1994/1995
and 2004/2005.  Data for height and weight was self-reported.

For a detailed summary, please visit  http://www.statcan.ca/Daily/English/061106/d061106b.htm.

[Source: heart-l, http://www.hhrc.net