My ophthalmologist always seems surprised that after twenty years as a diabetic I have no retinopathy, macular degeneration, cataracts etc. Of course, I almost dropped dead from a heart attack but you can't have everything.
Kelly Brownell of Yale is an "expert" on obesity and has been consulted for several documentaries on obesity and healthful eating. He is fatter that Weil. I also could not believe that anyone takes him seriously. If he has the answers why does he not take his own good advice?