[LMB] Just read... _The Obesity Myth_
howard at brazee.net
Mon Apr 6 12:53:13 BST 2009
On Apr 5, 2009, at 9:06 PM, Elizabeth Holden wrote:
> --- On Sun, 4/5/09, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
>> There are lots of things that make our health worse. For
>> instance, playing football.
> How so?
Impact sports wear out bodies quite a bit. The life spans of former
NFL players is way lower than the national average, and they creak and
hurt all their lives. Surgeries are dangerous and do bad things.
Sure playing football can be fun, but so can fine dining.
Heck, one doesn't need to play impact sports. People have injuries
skiing, biking, and golfing (not to mention exposure).
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