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  • Jury finds for ex-Dollar General cashier in juice-drinking incident Read Story John North

    Jury finds for ex-Dollar General cashier in juice-drinking incident Read Story John North

    Dollar General must pay a former Maryville cashier $277,000 after she was fired for drinking a bottle of orange juice to treat her diabetic condition on the job, a federal jury has determined. An East Tennessee jury found Friday in U.S. District in Knoxville that Dolgencorp LLC discriminated against Linda K. Atkins as defined in the Americans With Disabilities Act.

  • claimed falsely that he was obese

    claimed falsely that he was obese

    For years, PETA and vegan front groups like Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine , have assailed the Atkins diet on the basis of health--when the true cause for their loathing is that it is very high in protein--e.g. meat. No lie has been too low for these vegan fanatics to go.

  • Eat Meat, Eggs to Fight Diabetes

    Eat Meat, Eggs to Fight Diabetes

    PETA and other animal rights zealots went to war against Robert Atkins because he promoted a low carb diet as a healthy way to lose weight. They were so filled with hatred that the animal rights fanatics of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine -which hides its ideology by masking as medical organization- claimed falsely that he was obese to try and discredit the deceased nutritionist.

  • At last! The case for a high-carb diet

    At last! The case for a high-carb diet

    When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands. If there's one diet tip that has prevailed for several years - decades, even - it's that carbs are bad .

  • Starchy enters race to be the sixth taste

    Starchy enters race to be the sixth taste

    It's thumbs up today, but the news on carbs has not always been positive. Take a look at the arguments for and against carbohydrates through the centuries: Bread and beer were staple foods in ancient Egypt and Greece.