Boris Johnson taking a spin with Arnold Schwarzenegger. John Phillips/UK Press via Getty Images
Good Morning, God!
In reading a post from Treehugger I had jolly good fun seeing what being in ICU with COVID 19 can do to a man’s perspective. No more ridiculing as a “Nanny State” the idea that perhaps the government could encourage healthy habits . . . .like more exercise and less junk food.
The UK’s National Health Service CEO Sir Simon Stevens has put it very clearly.
The evidence is in: obesity can double your chance of dying from coronavirus. So this pandemic is a call to arms to change what we eat and how we exercise.
Some suggestions are: putting the calorie count on drinks; taxing junk food ads; constructing bike lanes; places to lock up your bike, etc. All worthy, I suppose. But, as had been observed — obesity is a fairly intractable problem.
Here is my suggestion –-June Mitchell doing bamboo sticks part one.
Why? Because, you are not sore afterwards. Because it is enjoyable. And because it
seems like a gentle way to begin waking up our bodies.
BEGINNING is the First Step.