# Obesity

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Debate Room: Are keep fit schemes in work a great idea or majorly intrusive?
'We're fat and getting fatter - and it's a life and death issue'
Obese women should lose weight before pregnancy, TCD researchers say
Most of us don't realise severe obesity is as dangerous as smoking
Why is Ireland so fat? Here's what an expert thinks
Alarming WHO report: Nearly ALL Irish adults likely to be overweight by 2030
Singer Jamelia says shops shouldn't stock clothes for obese people
Should food education be compulsory? Jamie Oliver thinks so
Senator turns anti-obesity crusade to school vending machines
Poll: Should Ireland cut welfare benefits for obese people?
David Cameron is planning to cut benefits for obese people
Poll: Should 'unhealthy' people be rejected as foster parents?
Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'
It's happening: calories will be printed on all menus in restaurants and takeaways
Opinion: Advice for overweight people to slim down is valid – it's about health, not body image
Here's why overweight people are sharing doctor stories on Twitter
An "imaginary meal" pill could help fight obesity
'Laughed at by shop assistants': 40% of overweight people abused on a weekly basis
Take it easy with the feasting this Christmas - you might not be as fit as you think
Opinion: 'Poor people can't cook' remark caused outrage – but consider the facts behind the headlines
1.8 million Irish adults could be at risk of dying 8 years before their time
Being fat is leading to more cancer - particularly for women
Opinion: Are we addicted to certain foods?
Opinion: 'Fat shaming' is not the way to encourage healthy eating
Ireland's child obesity rate has plateaued and it may begin to fall
This 'social experiment' sent people on Tinder dates wearing fat suits
Children eat 140 chocolate bars, 105 tubes of sweets, 36 packets of biscuits and 118 bags of crisps a year
"Banning things can be difficult": Minister rules out action on school vending machines
Katie Hopkins is putting on three stone 'to prove she's right on fatties'
The Mooney Show, Knock, and polygamy: The week in numbers
Study of over 5 million confirms obesity link to cancer
80% of Irish over 50s are overweight
Taoiseach accused of 'insulting' morbidly obese people
Large sodas can be sold in New York says court
Should daily exercise be mandatory in schools?
Irish public supports a sugar tax on soft drinks
First Communions, Harley-Davidsons, and abortion : The week in numbers
Vlog: What can be done to tackle rising obesity in Ireland?
Aaron McKenna: Can we have a ban on banning things, please?
Some obese people may not be obese at all - here's how