Law should help trim the fat
2 February 2009
The law should be utilised to combat obesity by influencing healthier choices, rather than regulating individual behaviour, argues Professor Roger Magnusson.
In an article in Lawyers Weekly, Professor Magnusson
"The difficulty with obesity prevention is that everyone thinks about it in individual terms - they say it's a matter for personal responsibility - and yet there has been little success in altering individual's behaviours," he said.
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