Government could pay overweight people to exercise as part of new scheme to tackle obesity

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Or how about we take that money and make healthy food cheaper and more accessible and fix our atrocious school lunches to set a good example early on in kids? No? Didn’t think so.


I better start putting on weight now before the weigh in.


So If I am thin and healthy already I get nothing… time to gain sone weight so that I can lose it for money


I’m a fat f**k and I know for a fact that excersize is only half the battle. The other half is food. This scheme won’t work. Taxing the fat is fine though. Just a set rate pr percentage of excess bodyfat above some point. You can be a little chubby, but after that it’ll cost you.


Weight loss is a bit more diet than it is exercise. Be cheaper to pay them to eat less.