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by hamlet101
Sun Jan 25, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human dietry evolution since the agricultural revolution?
Replies: 11
Views: 26345

he just thinks human evolution has been negligible since we were hunter gatherers - and therefore the paleo diet (no milk or cereals) must be better suited to us. I do see the simple appeal of that logic.
by hamlet101
Mon Jan 19, 2015 1:47 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human dietry evolution since the agricultural revolution?
Replies: 11
Views: 26345

human dietry evolution since the agricultural revolution?

I was discussing with a colleague a diet he is doing called the Paleo diet, which is based on eating the stuff that our hunter gatherer ancestors would have available (meat, and fruit mainly) on the assumption that this is the diet we evolved to eat, and so is therefore better. I argued that wheat a...