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Low-Carb Diets Gain in Popularity

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Low-Carb Diets Gain in Popularity

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Low-Carb Diets Gain in Popularity

Low-Carb Diets Gain in Popularity

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Boosted by two credible studies that found the Atkins diet to be an effective way to lose weight, the high-fat, low-carbohydrate plan sparks new products, specialty stores and a franchise supermarket. And other mainstream food manufacturers experiment with low-carb products. Hear NPR's Laura Sydell.