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VIDEO: Hélène Campbell Loves Being Canadian

Happy Birthday, Canada! Today is the day when the green lawn of Parliament Hill turns to a sea of red and white.

The truth north strong and free sure knows how to party, and CBC Live is in the middle of the action.

The noon Canada Day show is coming up very soon. Measha Brueggergosman will be hosting the festivities and will be joined by special guest Hélène Campbell, the double lung transplant recipient who has raised great awareness for organ donations.

We caught up with Campbell who told us why this nation is so special to her, and how being a Canadian helped save her life.

Watch the conversation:
 

 
Be sure to watch CBC's Canada Day special live from Parliament Hill beginning at 11:30 am ET on CBC-TV and CBC News Network.
 
Or you can check out the live stream at CBC.ca/canadacelebrates.

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