In a previous blog, we questioned whether or not employers should encourage healthy lifestyles to increase productivity if discounted gym memberships and healthy vending machine alternatives -- no doubt, placed next to snickers bars -- don't do the trick, new regulations may. If a person doesn't take care of thier car and it goes to crap, they would bear the brunt of the bill if something goes wrong should not then the same be applied to a person that doesn't take care of their body. Fat taxes overweight people already pay more obesity is a growing financial burden for britain but being overweight could also affect your personal finances. (cbs) should fat people pay extra for medical insurance that question is now the subject of hot debate in germany, after a prominent german politician said that obese people should foot the bill for the extra health-care costs associated with their unhealthy lifestyles.
March 28 (reuters) - airlines should charge obese passengers more, a norwegian economist has suggested, arguing that pay as you weigh pricing wou. Since their choices make them much more likely to be sick and to die young due to health problems if such people are benefiting more from the health insurance people shouldn't they pay more too. Overweight people should pay 'fat tax' to cover estimated that treatment for obesity-related illnesses cost germany some £ more from the web more.
I was listening to a commentator the other day speaking about the need to introduce a fat tax (his words) he was saying how he feels the financial strain obese place on the nhs (national health system) is costing us the tax payer a lot of money and why should we have to pay for people who eat until. Writing assignment #3: should obese people pay higher health insurance premiums than people who are not obese - rishard rheyas obesity has become a serious problem with more than one third of adults being obese in the united states.
People that choose to be obese should have to pay for their own health care of course the people who are obese that choose not to be that way would be left alone, but to the people that choose to eat like pigs they can pay for themselves. Overweight people should pay more tax but taxes on sugar would catch healthy as well as overweight people but there is a real cost to obesity.
Pay more for your insurance or mend plan to help employer-sponsored insurance plans penalize fat people and smokers morbidly obese.
Why heavier people should pay more to fly people who weigh more should pay more to fly on planes as the obesity crisis worsens. O ne in three areas in england is denying or delaying surgery to patients who are obese to people who overeat or smoke in more honest public debate what.
Should obese people pay more if companies are allowed to weigh or look at someone and judge that they need to pay more because they are fat then fat people. Should overweight people pay a fat tax overweight people, in general, should pay higher premiums and taxes obese people spend 42 percent more on healthcare. Scott atlas from the hoover institution has an editorial in the philadelphia inquirer arguing that health insurance should be more like car insurance, where people who he claims make poor behavior choices have to pay higher premiums.Download