The body may react with a high heart frequence to SOME toxic agents, other toxic agents may infact lower the heart rate. A cookie is not a toxic agent as far as I understand. Interesting is the physiological response to sugars and fast carbs when on a low carb diet, the blood pressure goes up and veins pop out on the skin, but this is a normal response, and not patholgical...
Originally Posted by Neckhammer
Obese people and those desiring to lose weight should perform hard work before food. Meals should be taken after exertion and while still panting from fatigue. They should, moreover, only eat once per day and take no baths and sleep on a hard bed and walk naked as long as possible.