Letters Obesity

Stop all further research—and act

BMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39435.486146.3A (Published 03 January 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:7
  1. Nicole S Lavery, community adviser
  1. 1Northern Ireland BT45
  1. nicolelavery{at}hotmail.co.uk

    How many studies into obesity does it take to build one cycle path for children to get to school on? I believe we have now reached saturation point as to how many studies and articles it takes to convince us that we are too fat as a nation.1 2 What good does it do to advise people that they need to walk/cycle/swim when the infrastructure is doing its best to …

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