The doctor tells his patient, “You are too overweight. If you
don’t take off some pounds you will either have a heart
attack or risk diabetes.”
Explaining he was a traveling salesman so weighing or
measuring portions would be difficult, the doctor
recommended a new diet.
“Eat regularly for two days then skip a day,” the doctor
When he returned two weeks later the doctor was amazed at
a 40 pound weight loss.
“I’ve never seen such fantastic results,” the doctor
complimented. “This must really be going well for you.”
The salesman replied, “Yes, it is relatively easy overall. But
the day I skip is really hard.”
“Is it that you have trouble with the hunger pains?”
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