> > i am going to try fasting, does anyone have any recommendations on what
> > to do and what not to do?
> What not to do: Fast
> What to do: Eat
> Please don't fast! Your body needs fuel. All fasting will do is lower your
> metabolism and make your body do all sorts of strange, unhealthy things. Eat,
> eat, eat!
Depends on the reason for the fasting. If it is to lose weight, forget
it; it lowers your metabolism, and is counter-productive. If it is for
purgative purposes, you have to do it for quite a while (at least 10 days,
I think) to see any real results. If it is for religious purposes, then
you should discuss it with your spiritual advisor; the benefitsof that are
not necessarily physical, but it does demonstrate the ability to subdue
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