“Physical inactivity has surpassed epidemic proportions in Canada and accounts for a significant portion of health care spending,” said the report.
Between 2007 and 2009, only 15% of Canadian adults received the recommended 150 minutes of weekly exercise, a number continuing to drop. In the same three-year span, only 9% of Canadian youth achieved their recommended weekly exercise.
What is a billion?
If you set-out to count from ONE to ONE BILLION non-stop 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, it would take you 95 years to complete the task.