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    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 15th Jun 17, 2:51 PM
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    Cosmic Nourishment
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    Cosmic Nourishment 15th Jun 17 at 2:51 PM
    I would definitely give this diet ago, what with being a very spiritual person and in tune with the cosmos and whatnot, but unfortunately I like cake too much.

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/living/3804780/breatharian-couple-have-barely-eaten-for-nine-years-and-think-they-only-need-the-universes-energy-to-live-and-she-even-ditched-food-for-her-entire/

    I can just imagine the camera crew from 'Secret Eaters' following these two around and catching them scoffing mars bars in garage forecourts
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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 15th Jun 17, 4:23 PM
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    • 15th Jun 17, 4:23 PM
    Do you know, I'm going to say something I've never said in a post before.

    What a load of tosh!

    So she ate nothing at all for the whole nine months she was pregnant?
    Yeah, right.

    And talk about STBO.......
    QUOTE:Husband Akahi, 36, believes that Breatharianism is the ideal way to slash people’s food shopping bills.UNQUOTE

    Gosh! I'd never have guessed that not eating would slash my food bills!

    ......and surprise, surprise, he runs courses in Breatharianism! What wonderful free publicity!

    (I could understand it if they ate a couple of big platefuls of fruit and vegetables three times a week, but only one piece of fruit three times a week for nine years? Nah! I don't buy it.)
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    • avogadro
    • By avogadro 15th Jun 17, 4:29 PM
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    I do recall a woman on tv a few years ago who, IIRC, claimed not to eat or drink but lived instead by 'divine prana'. Sadly the programme also showed people following her example and getting very ill as a result.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 15th Jun 17, 4:37 PM
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    I do recall a woman on tv a few years ago who, IIRC, claimed not to eat or drink but lived instead by 'divine prana'. Sadly the programme also showed people following her example and getting very ill as a result.
    Originally posted by avogadro
    That's the worry..........it's giving licence to malnutrition at best and anorexia at worst.

    The not drinking is particularly worrying.
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    • avogadro
    • By avogadro 15th Jun 17, 4:56 PM
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    That's the worry..........it's giving licence to malnutrition at best and anorexia at worst.

    The not drinking is particularly worrying.
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    Yes, the women (and it was largely women who followed this 'cult' for want of a better word) were getting kidney problems.
    • SamsReturn
    • By SamsReturn 15th Jun 17, 5:03 PM
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    • 15th Jun 17, 5:03 PM
    Breatheren ???? Is that a religion ?
    Well i suppose if your belief is strong enough, anything can happen.
    There are people on here that will tell you, Jesus fed a multitude with a couple of fish and a loaf.
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 15th Jun 17, 5:09 PM
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    • 15th Jun 17, 5:09 PM
    Breatheren ???? Is that a religion ?
    Well i suppose if your belief is strong enough, anything can happen.
    There are people on here that will tell you, Jesus fed a multitude with a couple of fish and a loaf.
    Originally posted by SamsReturn
    Tuna sandwiches all round!
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 15th Jun 17, 5:17 PM
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    • 15th Jun 17, 5:17 PM
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    • 15th Jun 17, 5:17 PM
    Tuna sandwiches all round!
    Originally posted by fairy lights
    Wot? No cake?
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