Obese people will outnumber those of a healthy weight within five years, a stark report warns.
The study by Cancer Research UK shows that by 2027, those whose weight does not compromise their health will be in the minority.
The forecasts show four in 10 will be obese within two decades, while seven in 10 will be overweight or obese.
Being overweight, shading into that obesity range, is actually healthier than being of that “normal” weight.
So they’re simply wrong, aren’t they? And yet they’re taking that wrong as being the basis of how we must be ruled:
The charity issued the new analysis as it criticised the Government’s decision to delay a ban on buy-one-get-one- free deals and advertising of junk food to children.
Building the law on incorrect information doesn’t work out well……