16×9

Sunday, November 8 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT on Global

DNA- it is the microscopic map that could rewrite your medical destiny. And now you can take a glimpse at your future with the click of a mouse. 16×9 investigates direct-to-consumer genetic testing – see if buying information about your body will really help you live a longer, healthier life.

Sunday, November 1 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT on Global

It’s the deadly flu that has sparked panic around the world. What can you do to protect yourself? How safe is the vaccine? From prevention to treatment 16×9 examines all aspects of the H1N1 flu in a full half hour special.

Sunday, October 25 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT on Global

The internet has become an exhibit of animal cruelty but it is also a tool for the police to prosecute the abusers. We look at how society views animal cruelty on the internet.

Sunday, October 18 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT on Global

The internet has become an exhibit of animal cruelty but it is also a tool for the police to prosecute the abusers. We look at how society views animal cruelty on the internet.

Sunday, October 11 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT on Global

Cashing in on the golden years? 16×9 looks at whether casinos are enticing seniors to gamble away their pensions, and squander their savings.

Sunday, May 24 – 6:30pm ET/PT

They’ve been summoned by the Pope to learn the ancient rite of exorcism. These chosen few believe in the personification of demons and in their own power to release the devil.  16:9 presents a two part series that takes you to the Vatican for a unique look at the real life angels and demons and the secrets of the exorcists.

Sunday, May 10 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT

A mother’s love has no limits, but for thousands of women in Uganda, Africa childbirth brings life and death.  It is one of the biggest killers in the developing world where women often have no access to basic prenatal care. 16:9 takes you to Uganda where Canadians are working to ’Save the Mothers’.

Sunday, May 3 – 6:30pm ET/ 7pm PT

They take care of our family while we’re at work, but who is protecting them? 16×9 brings you a two part series on ‘Exploited Nannies’, we uncover the mistreatment and government neglect that care-givers are facing across the country.  In this 16×9 exclusive, nannies share their personal stories and we get answers from the government officials who should be protecting them.

Sunday, April 19 – 6:30pm ET/PT

How safe is our drinking water? Do you think about every time you fill up a glass? The scientific community is sounding the alarm on the safety of Canada’s tap water. The next 16×9 investigates this precious commodity and what’s being done to keep it clean.

Sunday, April 12 – 6:30pm ET/PT

It is estimated that there are close to 4 million couples in North America living a lie. One of them is gay and the other knows nothing about it.  Some can no longer hide their sexuality and many lives have been shattered when the truth is finally revealed. We speak to couples whose marriages have broken because the other admits they are gay. Why does it happen? And what can you do if you suspect your spouse is gay? 16×9 investigates this very sensitive societal issue. Is your spouse gay?