The best place to locate information about the Atkins diet is on the official Atkins site, at atkins.com. Here is where interested parties can locate information about books and other products for sale, and learn about t... More »

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The complete guide to the Atkins diet, as well as the Atkins community and diet tools, can be accessed for free on the official Atkins website. Atkins sells frozen meals that comply with its weight loss program, but info... More »

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According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, the Atkins Diet was developed by Dr. Robert Atkins, who published "Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution" in 1972. The Atkins Diet is a high-protein and high-fat diet... More »

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The Atkins diet is a diet that restricts carbohydrates, particularly sugar, to cause the dieter's body to burn fat instead of carbohydrates. There are multiple versions of the diet, each with different carbohydrate restr... More »

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According to the Mayo Clinic, the Atkins diet was invented in 1972 by cardiologist Robert C. Atkins. The diet's defining feature is its emphasis on the role of carbohydrates in weight gain. The earliest version of the At... More »

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The Atkins diet restricts carbohydrates and helps dieters shed weight quickly and healthily. The program is split into four phases that help people reach and maintain their goal weights. More »

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Cardiologist Dr. Robert C. Atkins devised the Atkins diet in 1963. He based much of it on work done by nutritionist Dr. Alfred Pennington in the late 1950s, according to the British Medical Journal. After losing weight o... More »

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