Govt cuts off cash to obesity coalition

Govt cuts off cash to obesity coalitionThe Government has lopped another limb off Labour’s “bureaucratic” public health tree, ending state funding for the Obesity Action Coalition. The coalition, created under Labour in 2003 to promote measures to reduce obesity, confirmed… [NZ Herald Politics]

Good job, they are a political lobby group anyway.

There is a cure for obesity and it isn’t in banning advertising, or types of food or forcing us into mass medication programmes.

Obesity is caused by one single factor. The propensity of an individual to stuuf endless amounts of crap into their gob and at the same time refusing to exercise to consume the calories they just stuffed into the aforesaid gob.

No amount of money funding lobby groups will stop an individual from CHOOSING to be a fatty.