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Blackmailing NHS

Mail: Three million refused NHS ops… for smoking or being too fat: Third of trusts deny routine procedures including hip and knee replacements to overweight patients One in eight NHS trusts will not fund routine operations for smokers Figures from … Continue reading

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Fat Story

I was arguing last night that one cause of obesity might be reduced metabolic rates in warmer housing, workplace, and transport internal environments. Today I thought I’d take a stab at estimating what the difference might be, using Humphreys and … Continue reading

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