Doctor: ‘Dr. Atkins Was Fat, Out Of Shape, And Had A Heart Attack’

Filed under: Atkins Diet — @ April 10, 2006

Last week I told you about a man named Dr. Joel Fuhrman who claims the beloved and highly respected Dr. Robert C. Atkins, creator of the revolutionary low-carb Atkins diet, died of a heart attack rather than a slip and fall accident over two years ago.

Now another person purporting to be a medical doctor named “Dr. David” is making even worse comments about Dr. Atkins and the nutritional approach he espoused than Dr. Fuhrman did.

Here are just a few of the highlights of his comments:

bq. Dr. Atkins was fat, out of shape, and had had an MI (a heart attack), and had atherosclerosis (clogging of the arteries due to too much fat and cholesterol in his own Atkins diet). It not hard to figure out what Dr. Atkins died of.
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