Experts Say Low-Carb Craze May Be Over (AP)14 years, 3 months ago
Posted on Dec 20, 2004, 4 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
AP - About a year ago, Dave Champlin and his two roommates lived in what their friends at the University of Missouri called the House of Fat. At a combined weight of 890 pounds, the three decided to try the Atkins diet. By sticking to the low-carb, high-protein diet, Champlin lost about 45 pounds and his roommates each lost between 50 and 60 pounds.