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American Diabetes Association Agrees with Dr. Atkins Diet

February 09, 2014

American Diabetes Association Agrees with Dr. Atkins Diet December 28, 2007 HAS THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION SPARKED YET ANOTHER ATKINS REVOLUTION? EDITOR'S NOTE: Some four years after the death of famed nutrition pioneer, Dr. Robert C. Atkins and some three years after the publication of Atkins Diabetes Revolution by Dr. Mary Vernon, colleague of Dr. Atkins and immediate past President of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, the American Diabetes Association has reversed it's position on the Atkins Diet and the role of carbohydrate control in diabetes. Dr. Atkins used to say" "One day the medical and nutrition community will catch up to me." Apparently that has finally happened. DR. VERNON COMMENTS: After decades of relentlessly vilifying Dr. Robert C....

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Choosing the Right Diet for YOU

February 09, 2014

Choosing the Right Diet for YOU! According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, almost 60% of adults in Canada are overweight or obese. This extra weight increases the risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and other health problems. Most Canadians know that in order to be in good health and reduce the risk of disease, they need to achieve and maintain their ideal weight.There are many different diet plans designed to help you lose weight, but how do you know which one is right for you? Your best bet is to research several diets and decide which one you are most likely to stick to, one that will work with your lifestyle.Dr. Poon’s Metabolic Diet is a diet that was...

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