My Christmas gift to you: Good sense and very little swearing from @one_angry_chef http:/
/ angry-chef.com/ blog/ the-milk-of-human-foolishness-part-1/
For many people there is a need to see our world as broken and obesity is a highly visible expression of that desire.
But that's really incidental to the main thrust of the piece, a throat clearer, no more. What this really is about is the marvellous medical advances of the past few decades which, double-edged sword, have given so many more of us time to contract illnesses that medicine is still struggling with. Struggling, and winning. Winning slowly.