UK: Obese who refuse to exercise 'could face benefits cut'
Posted Jan 11 2013 9:29am
What do you think? This is a terrible barrier to good care.
Obese who refuse to exercise 'could face benefits cut'
Overweight or unhealthy people who refuse to attend exercise sessions could have their benefits slashed, in a move proposed by Westminster Council.
GPs would also be allowed to prescribe leisure activities such as swimming and fitness classes under the idea.