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  1. #1 Does the Atkins diet work? 
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    Hello,

    According to this website, which explains how the Atkins diet works, it says that cutting out the carbs works better for losing weight than cutting out other source of energy because the body stores fat when it detects that sugar levels are higher than a certain point. Thus, consuming, say, 300 calories of carbs is more likely to cause you to gain weight than 300 calories of fat.

    Is there any truth to this, and if so does anybody recommend the Atkins diet for losing weight?


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