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J. Wilson, who lives in Iowa,USA kept fast for 46 days and gave up all food and drink except for beer. Wilson undertook the fast with medical advice from his doctor and spiritual advice from his pastor before starting the fast.
He started the fast with four beers a day during the week and five a day on weekends. Towards the end of the fast, he increased his beer intake to five a day during the week to maintain his strength.
At the end of the fast, Wilson had lost about 25 pounds (from 160 to 135) and eased back into solid food.
Wilson is a home brewer and a blogger. He documented the each day his ‘fast journey’ in his blog – Diary of a Part-Time Monk