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Obesity

World news about “Obesity” published by euronews.

19/12 12:51 CET

EU ruling opens door for obesity sufferers to claim disabled status at work

EU ruling opens door for obesity sufferers to claim disabled status at work

In a landmark decision Europe's top court has ruled that obese people can be considered as disabled. The ruling has implications for employers, who may now have to provide greater support to obese staff, although the court stopped short of saying that ==obesity== was a…