Originally Posted by littlegreeneone
Remember, Dr. Atkins suffered a heart attack which the American Heart Association linked to the Atkins Diet.
Actually, Dr. Atkins died of head trauma, after slipping on the ice on the way to work. (And he weighed 195lbs when he was admitted to the hospital following the fall, which was not considered overweight for his height.)
Please, do some basic research before posting such falsehoods.
At least check Snopes!
(Yes, he had a heart attack a year prior to his fall, but it was due to an infection, not diet related. Again -- CHECK YOUR FACTS.)