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The World Health Organization has used its amazingly brainy researchers to figure out that we need to spend a-whole-lotta money trying to prevent poor people from smoking and eating themselves to death! But they also conclude that «it won’t be easy»! Now THAT is an understatement!
New Scientist Breaking News – Chronic disease is biggest global killer: «But Prentice notes that changing people’s diets, particularly those on low incomes, will not be easy as there is a necessity for them to buy cheap, high-fat, heavily subsidisedfoods. “One of the main problems is that developing countries are at the mercy of huge multinational companies,” he says. For example, he says edible oils like vegetable oils can now be produced extremely cheaply compared with 30 years ago.»
Personally, I have only one thing to say to fat dying smokers worldwide: Goodbye, and good riddance.
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