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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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Following upon the recent success of the Atkins diet, with its low carbohydrate approach to losing weight, just about every ice cream company in the U.
Carol Rubick claims Atkins made her ignore chemotherapy and insisted she follow a special diet and take vitamins.
Atkins, with a population of about 3,000, had long billed itself "the pickle capital of the world.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), which promotes vegetarian and vegan diets, has been an outspoken critic of Atkins, in particular, because of the plan's reliance on meat.
If anybody attacks Bobby, God help them,' said Mrs Atkins.
We are committed to spreading the news about the Atkins Nutritional Approach[TM]," says Matt Wiant, Vice President of Marketing at Atkins.
DIET guru Dr Robert Atkins was 18stone when he died and had a history of heart problems and hypertension, a shock medical report revealed yesterday.
Elizabeth Atkins is the author of Dark Secret (Forge, July 2000), a sexy thriller about a biracial woman whose high-stakes masquerade as a glamorous white woman costs her black mother's life.
On the first of December I tried to start my old favourite The Atkins Diet.
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Millions of people have used the Atkins and similar diets to shed weight, confounding the conventional medical wisdom that says we should be eating diets low in fat and high in fiber.