Comments: Atkins Diet, Ha Ha Ha Ha

Not so fast....

Atkins has put out a press release, and has e-mailed all of their customers, to point out that the NYT story is inaccurate, and that Atkins has not changed their recommendations at all.

For what it's worth, I have a relatively early copy of Atkins' first book, and it does warn about excessive consumption of saturated fats. They want you to avoid trans fats altogether.

The Atkins rebuttal to the Times is here:

Posted by Spoons at January 21, 2004 09:21 PM