/r/fasting metrics (willingly abstaining for a period of time)

The great comedian, Ed Wynn said, "Without your health, riches, possessions and fame are all mud." With the high costs of health care, how can we *afford* not to keep ourselves well? Most fast for health, self-discipline and preparation and not for religious reasons. Perhaps no subject is less understood by the public and the "healing" professions than this oldest of means of caring for the sick body.
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Feb 5, 2018 /r/fasting hits 50K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/fasting is trending Trend thread
Dec 12, 2017 /r/fasting hits 40K subscribers
Nov 7, 2017 /r/fasting is trending Trend thread
Sep 27, 2017 /r/fasting hits 30K subscribers
May 10, 2017 /r/fasting hits 20K subscribers
Mar 8, 2016 /r/fasting hits 10K subscribers
Mar 1, 2014 /r/fasting hits 5K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/fasting enters TOP 5K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/fasting had 1K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 6, 2011 /r/fasting is born
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No. 1,208,996Fastest growing last 30 days
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