Get ready, America: The latest fad diet is here. The Dukan Diet
book, named after French doctorPierre Dukan, has already sold 3.5 million copies worldwide and is coming tothe United States.
The diet calls for tons of protein, oat bran, vegetables, the occasional wineand desert, and little to no fat or fruits.
Supermodel Giselle Bundchen is said to have used Dukan toshed pounds after giving birth. And the British press says Kate Middleton’smother, Carole, is doing Dukan to slim down before the royal wedding.
Nutrition experts say Dukan is just another weight-related fad,but of course that hasn’t stopped Americans in the past. Just ask the creatorsof Atkins, South Beach, and Fen Phen, among others.