|Low Carbohydrate Diet Consequences||99%||Confirm|
|Colon Cancer||4%||Ruled out|
|Diverticular Disease||2%||Ruled out|
|Poor Small Intestine Health||0%||Ruled out|
|Ovarian Cancer||0%||Ruled out|
Do you suffer from significant variation in bowel movements? This would include alternating constipation and diarrhea, or changes in pattern.
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
→ Yes, some
→ Yes, significant
In general, you should see a specialist if you are over 40 and have the following symptoms:
In a study funded by Dr. Atkins himself, 70% of the people that could stick with the diet lost the ability to have a normal bowel movement. The May 2004 Annals of Internal Medicine study showed that most of the Atkins Dieters had significantly more diarrhea, general weakness, rashes and muscle cramps.