Naveena Shine, 65, from Redmond, Seattle, stopped eating on May 3 in a bid to explore breatharianism - the concept that food is not necessary and sunlight provides all of the nourishment the body needs.
Researchers at Microsoft are developing a smart bra that alerts women to their stress levels. This Smart Bra Will Stop You From Eating Your Feelings. http://www.cs.rochester.edu/hci/pubs/pdfs/FoodMood.pdf
Brides-to-be looking to shed that final 10, 15 or 20 pounds in order to fit into their dream wedding gown have taken a controversial approach to crash dieting that involves inserting a feeding tube into their noses for up to 10 days for a quick fix to rapid weight loss.