no way! I am one of those oldfashioned that still think the energy of fire has some value (taoists, specifically)
Besides, I saw some months ago a video of Cousins and well, with all respect he looked like a dried mummy. So what for?
and last, as you noted yourself raws are totally fixated about food and also skilfull in the kitchen, while I am a very elementary cook, with my skills I would give in just in a week or two.
...and with this lack of Iodine
how can you renouce to a warm miso soup in the evening, I say?