An Israeli woman followed a fruit juice & water diet for 3 weeks and nothing else; which led to brain damage and hospitalised. The woman was put on such a diet by a therapist, which led to severe malnutrition and a salt imbalance in the brain. Her weight dropped to 40 kgs. She was hospitalized in a critical condition at the Sheba Medical Centre at Tel Hashomer & is kept under observation. Doctors fear permanent brain damage.