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Can staying slim save the Earth from its problems?

Asked by anita, 21 Apr '09 12:30 pm
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Yes
Answered by Quest, 09 Jun '13 11:16 am

 
  
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May be
Answered by Manju Sikri, 26 Apr '09 02:28 pm

 
  
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This will save you a lot
Answered by girish thakur, 21 Apr '09 12:34 pm

 
  
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LONDON: Overweight people eat more than thin people and are more likely to travel by car, making excess body weight doubly bad for the environment,
according to a study by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

When it comes to food consumption, moving about in a heavy body is like driving around in a gas guzzler, and food production is a major source of greenhouse gases, researchers Phil Edwards and Ian Roberts wrote in their study, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. We need to be doing a lot more to reverse the global trend toward fatness, and recognize it as a key factor in the battle to reduce (carbon) emissions and slow climate change, the British scientists said.

They estimated that each fat person is responsible for about one tonne of carbon dioxide emissions a year more on average than each thin person, adding up to an extra one billion tonnes of carbon dioxide a year in a population of one billion overweight people. The EU estimates e ...more
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 21 Apr '09 12:34 pm

 
  
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Maybe, but atleast it will save obese people lot's of problems associated with obesity..
Answered by Sumeet Goel, 21 Apr '09 12:33 pm

 
  
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No. But that can save you from the earthly problems.
Answered by LAXMAN c, 21 Apr '09 12:33 pm

 
  
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May be u can save Food for others.
Answered by Raj, 21 Apr '09 12:32 pm

 
  
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