Paleo Diets and the Ancestral Appetite
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Food, Science, and the Human Body
Taught by Professor Alyssa Crittenden | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Do we have an ancestral appetite? First, uncover how similar the current Paleo diet fad is to what our actual ancestors ate. Then, learn how digestive anatomy and neural expansion played a role in the evolution of nutrition. Finally, determine whether or not humans are adapted to one specific diet.