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“People aren’t taking their health seriously enough!” says private healthcare firm

Brits today are too lazy to look after themselves, and it’s having a seriously detrimental effect on the health of the nation. That’s not just the opinion of a sensationalist newspaper, there is research to prove it:

Researchers for private health firm BUPA, who commissioned the study, also found the average Briton walks for only ten minutes a day.

Given that the research was commissioned by a private healthcare company who might profit from scaremongering people into worrying about their health, it’s not hard to see how the impartiality of the data might be compromised.