Chrisb1 addressed a leukemia diagnosis through fasting approximately 25 years ago.
I for one am happy for him, but it doesn't mean that others can't contribute as well without him putting his seal of approval. For him to say he has "tolerated" like he sits on some high throne is rediculous.
Further, his career is in the academic world.
I'm impressed, but it doesn't change anything I have said. He still puts his pants on one leg at a time like you or I.