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  • The War On Fat: Researchers Chew The Fat On Merits Of The Atkins Diet

    08/07/2002 8:48:30 AM PDT · by an amused spectator · 130 replies · 2,090+ views
    USA Today ^ | August 7, 2002 | Nanci Hellmich, USA TODAY staff writer
    <p>The Atkins low-carb, high-fat diet is supposed to be simple, but it's raising complex medical and nutrition questions. Now two new studies show that those who follow the diet can lose significant amounts of weight, but other research is raising concerns about the safety of the program, linking it to an increased risk of kidney stones and bone loss.</p>
  • Crazed attacker eats victim's eyebrow

    07/22/2002 7:43:49 AM PDT · by dead · 9 replies · 235+ views
    A crazed attacker who bit off a man's eyebrow in an unprovoked, late night attack outside a kebab van almost certainly ate it, British police said yesterday. Officers were horrified by the savagery of the attack on the man in is 30s in Trowbridge on Sunday night, said Detective Constable Paul Clifford of Wiltshire Police. "In all my years I have not come across somebody with such a facial injury. It was a completely and absolutely unprovoked attack. The attacker was clearly spoiling for a fight. "The man had tried to walk away and this man had clamped his jaw...