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Greece's Obesity Crisis

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Extreme Burgers

There are no American hamburger franchises in Chania, but Greek chains offer similar fare. As the economy has worsened, burger prices have dropped.


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.