Skip to content

Hunter-gatherers are different

March 30, 2015

Anthropologist Cecil Lewis, from the University of Oklahoma in exotic Norman, gathered stool samples from both hunter-gatherers and farmers in Peru. Both had a wider range of gut flora than the people in Norman. The hunter-gatherers in addition had species of non-pathogenic Treponemes. An interesting question, not answered by this research, is what happens to the guts of anthropologists who reside with hunter-gatherers for long periods.

Now, go back to your doughnut.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: