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Greece's Obesity Crisis

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Greece has one of the world's highest rates of child obesity. This school snack bar in Chania, on the island of Crete, no longer offers sugary drinks, candy or chips. But the changes are voluntary, and not all concessionaires have adopted them.


Jon Miller of Homelands Productions traveled to the Greek island of Crete to find out why its obesity rate has increased over the years. He took these photos along the way.