Steven Shapin: Tucking into Atkins, 5 August 2004
Show More Dr Atkins’ New Diet Revolution: The No-Hunger, Luxurious Weight Loss Plan that Really Works! by Robert C. Atkins.
Vermilion, 542 pp., £7.99, January 2003, 0 09 188948 0Show More
Atkins for Life: The Next Level, Permanent Weight Loss and Good Health by Robert C. Atkins.
Pan, 456 pp., £7.99, December 2003, 0 330 41846 7Show More
The South Beach Diet: The Delicious, Doctor-Designed Plan for Fast and Healthy Weight Loss by Arthur Agatston.
Headline, 278 pp., £10.99, May 2003, 0 7553 1129 9Show More
“... of Lamb with Green Lentils and Bacon. No Krazy Mixed-Up Salt here. In the US edition of Dr Arthur Agatston’s immensely popular South Beach plan, in which ‘good carbs’ are permitted in moderation, photographs of Miami celebrity chefs adorn their contributions to the slimming high life. Not only is there no need to go hungry, but even on the ...”