…ith reality. While the personal attacks were plentiful, there was simply no denying the statistics. In the past 4 decades, the crude death rate other than cancer dropped by 24%. Cancer, though has increased 14%. Cancer was indeed getting worse. But nobody wanted to admit it. The first step to solving a problem is to admit that one exists.
An interesting study of food cravings found exactly what we have been discussing. When patients were put on low calorie diet (1200) versus very low calorie (500) diets, food cravings didn’t change much on the former, but virtually disappeared on the latter. Yes. By eating almost nothing, food cravings did not get worse, they got much, much better.