Is really this diet safe ?
People which are following Atkins diet eat large amounts of protein and fat.
Doctors from New York University wrote in The Lancet journal of a 40-year-old woman who developed a dangerous condition called ketoacidosis, a dangerous buildup of acids called ketones in the blood which can lead to patients falling into a coma.
Ketones are produced in the liver when insulin levels fall due to starvation or diabetes.
"Our patient had an underlying ketosis caused by the Atkins diet ..."
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