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Atkins

Robert C. 1930--2003, US physician, cardiologist, and nutritionist. An advocate of complementary medicine, he devised a widely-used diet (the Atkins diet) based on controlled intake of carbohydrates for weight management and disease prevention
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Oh, and there's another place where joining the registry has been promoted: the Atkins Web site.
Dr Atkins, who received a medical degree from Cornell University in New York in 1955, started dieting after being shocked by a photograph taken of him in 1963.
We run the risk of becoming too much like the steel industry in the United States," Atkins said McDermott added that North American producers have historically been aggressive at adding new, highly productive capacity.
And in only her fifth year of basketball, Atkins has established herself as one of the top local girls in the sport.
Atkins to take a trip to a conference in San Diego, ending a political impasse between factions that forced the board to convene a $500 special meeting, officials said Thursday.
Veronica Atkins was mulling 'a number of legal options', a spokesman said, which were understood to include suing the City of New York.
I HAVE only bought one diet book in my life and inevitably it was Dr Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Dr Robert Atkins - the only author who outsells JK Rowling.
Atkins diet revolution has spread to the frozen dessert industry, with the introduction of Atkins Endulge Ice Cream.
The Atkins Diet is the one that has gotten the most publicity over the years, but there have been many versions of it.
An Atkins diet is loaded with meat, butter, and other foods high in saturated fat.
For its Accutuff 34040 digital thermometer, Atkins Temptec has received an Award of Excellence from the American Culinary Institute.
In a transaction which continues the history of quick pre-construction leasing at the Reckson Business Center at Airport International Plaza 2000 in Bohemia, Atkins Nutritionals, Inc.