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Nobody had ever told me junk food was bad for me. Four years of medical school, and four years of internship and residency, and I never thought anything was wrong with eating sweet rolls and doughnuts, and potatoes, and bread, and sweets.





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Robert Atkins
Robert Atkins
  • Born: October 17, 1930
  • Died: April 17, 2003
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Internal Medicine, Cardiology

Dr. Robert Coleman Atkins was an American physician and cardiologist, best known for the Atkins Diet, a diet which requires close control of carbohydrate consumption and emphasizes protein and fat as the primary sources of dietary calories in addition to a controlled number of carbohydrates from vegetables.

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