Sugar is a wonderful sweet product that, according to some studies, overindulgence of which can cause diabetes, obesity, tooth decay, and many other diseases. And yet sugar is one of the ingredients in almost every finished product, used by us for food. Do not believe me - look at the structure of the package. But could you completely abandon it?One woman was able to do it - she lives without sugar from 1 January of the year 2008. She wished to remain anonymous, but she created a blog, which shows all kinds of fruits containing sugar, as well as recipes and tips for lifestyle without sugar. She calls all who read her blog to do the same.
Rob Reinhart is an amateur chemist, decided to put an end to the problem of world hunger. It seeks to create a cheaper alternative to solid food, which will contain all the same nutrients.
Through trials and errors, he created a liquid diet called "Soylent" in honor of "Soylent Green" - a fictional food film of the same name, made of dead human beings. He claims that he lived 30 days, eating only Soylent, although there are many skeptics, saying that he resorted to the biologically active additives, as well as the experiments Reinhart are questionable, if not dangerous.However, the chemist does not give up. He plans testing on a voluntary participants.
At the age of 53 Heidemarie Schwermer abandoned rented apartment, distributed all her possessions to neighbors, leaving herself only a small suitcase, which fits everything she needs. She decided to make an experiment - to live a year without money and material possessions, except for essential things.