Re: Letter to BMJ- child obesity and cycle lanes.

  • Thread starter Zog The Undeniable
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Zog The Undeniable

[email protected] wrote:

> Parents are scared of paedos (8 children a year murdered be abductors)
> and so drive their kids to school (ten children a day killed or
> seriously injured on the roads).
> Why are we wasting time sticking labels on food and banning
> confectionary machines from schools when the answer's in front of our
> noses?

Because, by the time the child gets heart disease, they're no longer the
parents' responsibility, whereas if they get run over because they were
allowed to walk to school, it's Mummy and Daddy's fault?

People rarely see the big picture.