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ATKINS DIET
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Atkins Diet Born on October 17, 1930, Robert Atkins (Bowden, pp. 20-23) laid the foundation stone for a revolution in the field of diet and health science by publishing his book “Atkins Diet Revolution” in the year 1972.… 20-23), the main principle of Atkins diet was to deprive the body of carbohydrates so that the body could shift the metabolism of the body…
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Atkins Diet
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The rising rates of obesity and associated health-related problems like metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular diseases, stroke and end-stage renal disease have instigated the need to achieve weight loss and take an appropriate diet that does not increase cholesterol levels. There… Some of the popular diets are low carbohydrate diets, low fat diets, correct…
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The new atkins diet
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The disease can lead to disabilities, reproductive problems, accelerated metabolic and vascular diseases, and depression (Satter and Lean 2007). Finding methods for using the workings of the body in… The diet allows for portion control and an explanation of how the restriction of carbohydrates can be beneficial to people. There is evidence that restricting…
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Compare ketogenic diet, the Zone Diet and the Atkins Diet. Compare and evaluate each in light of known science and practical experience
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It is not a diet in the sense that it is a marketed product designed to help consumers to lose weight. In a ketogenic diet, the child’s body is forced to burn fats rather than carbohydrates. The… However, it is more of a nutrition control philosophy, rather than a series of shakes, or a workout regimen. The diet has a ratio system that splits carbohydrates,…
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The Atkins and a Vegetarian Diet
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In the paper “The Atkins and a Vegetarian Diet” the author compares two famous dies. A strict vegetarian cannot be on AD, since the veg diet will perforce have more carbs than what is permitted by the Atkins Plan. A lacto-ovo-vegetarian can go on AD by stocking up on milk, eggs and tofu.… The Atkins Diet (AD) was introduced in 1972, with the…
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Fad Diet
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1 As with so many diet level of popularity years, the Atkins diet, so named due to the fact that it was promoted and developed by Robert Atkins – an American physician and cardiologist, aimed to resolving the seemingly ever-increasing ratio of obesity that was and continues to be so prominent within American society.… With regards to the longevity that this…
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Diet Program
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Atkins, a cardiologist, developed “The Atkins Diet” during the seventies. This is a diet that requires unlimited intake of meats and fats. Whereas other diets stress more vegetables and fruits, this diet stresses more meat and fats. A diet like this is bound to cause… The body burns both fats and carbohydrates, therefore, if carbohydrates are reduced or…
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Biochemistry of Nutrition
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Atkins diet targets low carbohydrate nutritional intake in the diet of an individual, in which the carbohydrate intake is kept at less than 20 grams of carbohydrate per day. Such a diet means that the other macronutrient components of a diet in terms of proteins and fats are at… iet enhances the potential for weight loss, and the addition of protein and fat…
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Persuasive argument
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America is a nation primarily founded upon innovation and is, for this reason, filled with women and men who strive to make daily tasks easier and faster. As a result, many tasks are constantly being reinvented especially in the realm of fitness, health, and, most notably,… Dr. Atkins introduced his initial version of the highly controversial diet in the year…
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Obesity
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Fighting Obesity: Is the New Atkins Diet the Solution? Introduction Questionable since its initial launching, the Atkins Diet is the forefront and ideal low-carb, high-fat diet. A number of subsequent diet plans have been largely influenced by the Atkins Diet.… The carbohydrate limitations in the diet programme stimulate early loss of weight through reductions…
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What Kind of Diet Would Prolong a Healthy Life
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One of the earliest recorded attempts in the Western world to diet for the purpose of improved health is that of Luigi Cornaro from fifteenth-sixteenth century Padua in Italy.His writings recording his lifestyle are both interesting and illuminating.… He then beat all odds to live a long, productive and full life, well into his nineties; some sources claim…
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Current Macroeconomic Situation
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Current Macroeconomic Situation Name Professor Institution Course Date Part 3, Omnivore’s Dilemma While the author is much interested in mentioning the read, his argument does not seem to augur well with what he preaches. Most of his writings were pointing away from the bread.… The argument that one takes only meat and no pasta or read is for one to be likely…
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Obesity ( Science)
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Introduction: Obesity has become a major problem in the modern world. It has become a global issue due to unhealthy eating habits as well as people’s changing trend towards junk food. Obesity can be cured only by controlling our diet. People think of taking diet pills, which cause even bigger problems like side effects.… Obesity can simply be described as the…
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Philosophy Critical Thinking
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This is an argument. This statement simply tells that Barry is unhappy because he cannot purchase the house he wanted. It does not explain the reason as to why Barry cannot buy the house or what logical events took place for this outcome to have happened. Remember an argument simply tries to convince you without logical explanation. … The statement here is not…
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Analyze diets
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Popular weight loss strategies frequently have differing suggestions, which makes it hard to establish the healthiest beneficial approach to weight loss. Depending on the individual and low carb diet to plan to choose he/she can lose from 5 to 15 pounds within the first two to… The Atkins diet and South Beach diet vary in their carb phases, intake, and…
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Critically evaluate 3 popular fat-loss programs
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Comparative Analysis of Popular Fat Loss Diets Name:  Institution:       Comparative Analysis of Popular Fat Loss Diets Obesity is a prevalent condition in the United States and much of the developed world. Research findings from a study conducted by the “National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey” (NHANES) in the 2007-2008 period show a worrying figures with regard to weight gain.…
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There are many conflicting viewpoints of what forms a healthy diet would be recommended for a prolonged healthy life
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This paper is a study and comparison of two popular forms of diets with the purpose of finding out which one is better for a prolonged and healthy life. The paper has three parts. The first part is a discussion of basic concepts such as the human body, how it works, the… The human body is a complex, living, biological organism that is sustained by nutrients…
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Critical Thinking Issue
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An argument is said to be presented when all the reasons (premises) come together to prove the stated fact (conclusion). Or else we can say in a simple language that when there is more emphasis on proving a preposition rather than enquiring so as to why it happened, it's an argument. … (ii) If you don't have your mobile phone, then you won't be able to call…
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Blood Sugar Diet
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Because of the increasing obesity rates and the increasing obesity-related illnesses, different blood sugar diets became rampant in the market (Francis & Stevenson, 2011; Walker & Reamy, 2009; Fleur, et. al., 2010). Blood sugar diets are popular for lowering blood sugar and for losing weight.… All these diets allows high protein intake but limits your…
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Losing Weight Research Paper
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Date Losing Weight Introduction There have been remarkable intent and focus instigated by health organizations globally on people who have reported to exceed the normal body mass index (BMI), an indicator of maintaining a healthy weight.… Are weight loss programs really effective? One strongly believes that for weight loss programs to be effective,…
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Women's health
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The diet consciousness is rising among men in similar fashion. People opt for the kind of food that would give them sufficient energy to cope with the challenging tasks of the… This paper discusses some diets that are being increasingly recommended for weight loss by the dieticians and nutritionists: The founder of Atkins diet – Dr. Robert C. Atkins says that…
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The Treatment of Cancer with Diet
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Cancer is abnormal growth of tissues. Actually term "cancer" is related only to neoplasms of epithelial tissues whereas for mesenchimal tumours they use term "sarcoma" (MESH, 2006). By the statistical data there were 275,280 persons diagnosed with cancer in 2002 (DOH, 2006).… It seems that nutrition and dietary pattern are important risk factor for cancer but…
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Healthy Diets
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This paper is a study and comparison of two popular forms of diets with the purpose of finding out which one is better for a prolonged and healthy life. The paper has three parts. The first part is a discussion of basic concepts such as the human body, how it works, the purpose of nutrition, and the importance of health and how the human diet affects all these.…
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Classification and division essay
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The first category is hobbies which is defined as activity done during recreational time. The second category is type of diets which has many classifications; however, five examples… Last in the list is hypertension – a medical condition wherein the blood pressure is above the normal range. It is also known as high blood pressure. Hobbies can be classified…
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Body Size
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Day 1 - Remy is a 54-year old housemaid, weighs around 150 pounds and stands 4 feet 11 inches. She doesn't look obese but definitely not slim. Her body size seems just right for her age but I hope I will look better than her when I get to her age. Day 2 - Eric is a 45-year old artist who works in the same office as I.… Day 3 - Anthony is the boy next door.…
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