It certainly as that affect on humans. A friend of mine was on pretty high doses of it for some lung thing some years back. Voracious doesn't even begin to describe her appetite. She got so fat, so quickly that she got stretch marks on her FOREARMS. Ugh. Poor thing. Couldn't put the fork down.
Awwww! Glad everyone's better.
I'm also glad you stated that at the beginning....had you NOT done that, I'd have read the entire post with my mouth agape and my hand over it, hoping for no super bad parts....!
Thank you for sparing your readers that horror!