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Cynthia Thurlow, intermittent fasting 0

What Is Intermittent Fasting?

Intermittent Fasting Would you be surprised to learn that you can actually survive for days, weeks, or even months in a fasted state? The world record for fasting went to a 456 lb man who fasted for 382 days, consuming only water and vitamins and losing 276 pounds with no ill effects. While that’s a little extreme, the truth is we’re all carrying fat stores we could be using for fuel. One pound of fat has 3,500 calories! As we age we tend to increase fat stores and decrease our ability to burn fat for fuel. Intermittent fasting can restore our...