At first, I thought this was just tabloid news...(the Sun??)...but I did a search and theres many other sources to this story....
The 23-year-old, who has a disorder that gives him an insatiable appetite, was sectioned under the mental health act on Tuesday.
His mother is angry because she says Chris, who suffers from Prader-Willi Syndrome, had begun a strict dieting regime and should have been given more
Police and social services arrived at his home in Chiltern Drive on Tuesday and served the order.
At first Chris refused to go in the ambulance but he eventually left in tears in a police car to be driven to the Eastbourne Clinic where he could be
kept for up to six weeks while he is assessed.
Mum, Anne, said: "I'm so angry. He was working well towards losing weight himself. They have taken all that away - they have rail roaded the whole
Chris spoke to the Observer last month because he wanted readers to know it was not greed that triggered his bulk.
One in 16,000 people suffer from PW. Symptoms include ferocious hunger and learning difficulties.
Football fan Chris had signed a contract with Anne promising to exercise daily. He was following a strict diet plan, had cut out his favourite foods -
crisps and cakes - and was seeing PW experts.
After the publicity Chris had more contact with support services and his mum fears that by making them aware of his problem they decided drastic
action had to be taken.
moral of the story, if you have a problem, keep it hidden....
When are they gonna start locking up all those lazy car addicts, I mean those guys are really nuts, and dangerous. Not only do they want to kill
themselves......just look at how most of them are driving!!......but they are killing the whole planet!!!