I've never tried this myself, but I have to be honest, it doesn't sound all that bad. I love protein, so having a diet where meat is a component would be right up my alley. Not a fan of fad diets, but i think I'd try this one.
Many people say the Atkins diet doesn't work. Some even say it's bad for you. But these people are just jealous and are as green with envy as the fried green tomatoes I just used as a base for a half pound of cheese. Clearly, the untimely death of Dr Atkins - who we presume was a real doctor - is a cause for concern, but this is in no way deters me from loading another 3 T-Bones on the barbecue and contemplating cooking a mild curry containing hamburgers. As a long-time holder of too … more
The Atkins diet, officially called the Atkins Nutritional Approach, is a low-carbohydrate diet created by Robert Atkins from a research paper he read in the Journal of the American Medical Association published by Gordon Azar and Walter Lyons Bloom. Atkins stated that he used the study to resolve his own overweight condition. He later popularized it in a series of books, starting with Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution in 1972. In his second book, Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution, he modified parts of the diet but did not alter the original concepts.