Fla. Schools Try South Beach Diet

Four elementary schools in Florida's Osceola County have agreed to implement the popular low-carb South Beach diet as part of a study by South Beach diet books author Dr. Arthur Agatston to determine whether the regimen can help children maintain a healthy weight. Two other schools will retain their previous menus and serve as a "control group" against which results at the four test schools will be measured.

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