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February 13, 2012

Atkins Diet Plan Ideal for Those with Fat Preference Gene

DENVER, Feb. 13, 2012 — According to a new study the preference for fatty foods has a genetic basis, and those with certain forms of the CD36 gene may like high-fat foods more than those who have other forms of this gene. The results may help explain why some people struggle when placed on a Read More

February 7, 2012

New Study Supports Atkins Diet Principle: Overconsumption of Sugar Contributes to Health Issues, and Weight Gain

Denver, CO – February 7, 2012 – As Valentine’s Day approaches, a recent meta-analysis published by the British Medical Journal suggests that giving your loved one something sugary might not be the best way to show affection. In the study the authors reviewed 30 eligible published trials and 38 eligible published cohort studies related to Read More

February 2, 2012

Atkins Nutritionals Inc. Retains MWW Group as Agency of Record

NEW YORK – February 2, 2012 – MWW Group (, one of the top ten global independent public relations firms, announced today that it has been retained by Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., ( as the company’s public relations agency of record. MWW Group will leverage its expertise in the health and wellness category to reintroduce the Read More

January 19, 2012

Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. And Celebrity Chef And New Mom Donatella Arpaia Host The Launch Of “The New Atkins For A New You Cookbook” In New York City

January 19, 2012 – New York, NY – Atkins™, the original and leading low-carb weight loss plan based on an extensive scientific body of research, in partnership with celebrity chef, restaurateur and new mother, Donatella Arpaia, today hosted a luncheon in New York City to launch the cookbook, “The New Atkins for a New You Read More