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  • Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    Those born on this day are under the sign of Libra. They include Jupiter Hammon, America's first published black poet, in 1711; playwright Arthur Miller in 1915; actor Rita Hayworth in 1918; football Hall of Fame member Don Coryell in 1924; diet developer Dr. Robert Atkins in 1930; newspaper columnist Jimmy Breslin in 1930; daredevil Robert "Evel" Knievel in 1938; singer Jim Seals in 1941 ; singer Gary Puckett in 1942 ; Olympic gold medal-winning pole vaulter Bob Seagren in 1946 ; actor Michael McKean in 1947 ; actor Margot Kidder in 1948 ; former astronaut Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, in 1956 ; country singer Alan Jackson in 1958 ; actor/writer Mark Gatiss in 1966 ; musician Ziggy Marley in 1968 ; golf Hall of Fame member Ernie Els in 1969 ; rapper Eminem, born Marshall Mathers, in 1972 ; singer Wyclef Jean, in 1972 ; MMA fighter Holly Holm in 1981 ; actor ... (more)

  • Atkins sued again over 'deceptive' claims about 'net carbs'

    Atkins sued again over 'deceptive' claims about 'net carbs'

    Atkins Nutritional Inc . is being sued yet again for allegedly misleading its consumers with special "net carb" labeling.

  • Wayne's Worlds - a diet fa Sit for a frog

    Wayne's Worlds - a diet fa Sit for a frog

    I feel like I say that a lot. Actually, you can probably figure out how old I am by the number of times I say I'm on a diet every year.

  • Dr. Nishant Rao Says Medically-Supervised Diets are More Successful...

    Dr. Nishant Rao Says Medically-Supervised Diets are More Successful...

    The Mediterranean, Atkins and Paleo Diets all have a few key items in common: they all eliminate processed carbohydrates according to Diet Doc's medical director, Dr. Nishant Rao. Excess carbohydrates in the diet are one of today's key contributors to weight gain, increased inflammation, blood sugar spikes, cardiovascular diseases, chronic pain and degenerative diseases that have all become so common amongst the population.