Refuse to exercise and we could cut your benefits, fat claimants are told

Refuse to exercise and we could cut your benefits, fat claimants are toldThe initiative could see obese people prescribed activity sessions by GPsThey would be penalised if they failed to turn up or rewarded if they doWestminster City Council will publish a report on the scheme today By Rosie Taylor PUBLISHED: 01:56 GMT, 3 January 2013 | UPDATED: 11:42 GMT, 3 January 2013 Obese benefits claimants who refuse to exercise could have their payments cut under plans being considered by a local council.

Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor"s haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan

Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor's haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan Practice of withdrawing food and fluid by tube being used on young patientsDoctor admits starving and dehydrating ten babies to death in neonatal unitLiverpool Care Pathway subject of independent inquiry ordered by ministersInvestigation, including child patients, will look at whether cash payments to hospitals to hit death pathway targets have influenced doctors' decisions | UPDATED: 00:54 GMT, 29 November 2012 Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial ‘death pathways’.

On the sick in the sunshine: 10,000 Britons abroad claiming 1million a week in benefits

On the sick in the sunshine: 10,000 Britons abroad claiming 1million a week in benefits4,000 can continue to claim until retirementEuropean law forces UK taxpayers to continue to fund handouts At least 10,000 British emigrants are enjoying life in the sun on sickness benefits of up to 94 a week. This could be costing the taxpayer almost 1million a week in a time of austerity