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Alzheimer’s, popular weight-loss plan may be connected

By Bethany Reinhart

November 9, 2009

For the past several years, high-protein, low-carbohydrate diets, such as the Atkins and South Beach diets, have become increasingly popular weight-loss strategies. The fad surged between 2003 and 2005 after the release of The South Beach Diet: The Delicious, Doctor-Designed, Foolproof Plan for Fast and Healthy Weight Loss. However, recent preliminary research conducted on lab mice revealed a potential link between high-protein...


Circuit Bending

September 8, 2008

Patrick McCarthy is a musician and artist who specializes in what is known as circuit bending - dismantling electronics and crossing wires so they produce sounds beyond what they were designed to.Check out The Chronicle's full story on circuit bending.

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