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Using the law to fight obesity

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.334.7584.66-b (Published 11 January 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:66

More than 60% of adults in the US are overweight and one quarter are obese. Children are getting fatter every year, and experts estimate that eating too much and exercising too little could shorten the life span of an entire generation by two to five …

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