In Japan, employers are forcing their employees to eat fish sausages, participate in a “lifestyle reform programs,” and attend boot camps designed to reduce the incidence of metabolic disease or metabo.
Not to be upstaged, the Japanese government has introduced compulsory ‘fat checks‘ for people over 40 years of age.
It’s not just the Japanese that are panicky about obesity.
and my personal favorite
Maybe, for simplicity’s sake, we could lump all of these conditions together under one banner:
I am not for one second suggesting that people have legitimate mental & physical issues concerning food and their bodies.
But, why oh why, does every human peculiarity have to become a syndrome or a condition?
Why do we have to be afraid of everything?