Krush Performance: Obesity & Overweight w/Dr. Yoni Freedhoff – Part 4 of 4

KP - PHOTO FOR RI SHOWObesity and Overweight: Obesegens – Part 4

On this Episode of Krush Performance, we wrap up our four part series looking at the serious issues surrounding the alarming increase in global obesity.

Today, we are joined by Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, family doctor, Assistant Prof. at the University of Ottawa, and founder of Ottawa’s Bariatric Medical Institute, as we look into big food and the governments roll in the battle on obesity.

We’ll discuss the issues revolving around government food policy, the marketing strategies of the big food companies and what we need to do if we are going to set the next generation back on track for longer healthy lives.

Do we ban advertizing aimed towards children? What is the governments roll in the fight on obesity? Is public health really their main concern or are they more concerned with pleasing the big food companies and protecting profits and the bottom line?

Let’s find out as we are joined by Dr. Yoni Freedhoff.

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