Originally Posted by notorious
My rule of thumb:
If a person's condition improves by simply being locked in a room for a month while being fed bread and water then it's not a disease.
I hate to admit, but this thought has run through my mind often as well. I see a morbidly obese person and think "Damn, if that person was shipwrecked on an island with nothing but fresh water, they'd still survive for over a month." What a transformation that would be.......