Is It Really Illegal to be Fat in Japan?

Is Being Fat in Japan Really Illegal?
(I’ve been informed that it’s not a law to get measured once a year – please scroll this forum to learn more – below is the original article)
So what exactly is this fat tax everyone is talking about from Japan? Is it real? Is it…

http://nihonscope.com/news-in-japan/really-illegal-fat-japan/

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One thought on “Is It Really Illegal to be Fat in Japan?

  1. Something seems to be up with you link. Still interesting repost. What happens is that it’s a legal requirement for companies to give employees health checks and the doctors give the results to the company not the staff. As large companies can be fined for having too many overweight employees or not doing enough to help they will usually hassle the employee to lose weight. As if work wasn’t stressful enough. It makes me want to comfort eat.

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