Gain for a Cure
I had come on this cruise at the behest of my doctor. During a check up she had discovered a cancer tumor in a place that was generally considered inoperable. There have been some new theories about cancer treatments that are far more holistic and far less invasive. One of those treatments is to rapidly gain a substantial amount of weight. Studies have shown that the fat cells over whelm the cancer cells and literally starve them out.
My doctor had great success with this form of treatment. Even insurance companies believe in the results since lots of rich food is still cheaper than chemo. There are now hotels, resorts and cruise lines catering to this new method of treatment.
The cruise line caters to this by providing eight week cruises, food services running twenty four hours a day, no exercise at all, very, very sedentary activities, all to maximize weight gain and fat cell production. The best part is, y