Posted on Mon, 19 Mar 12
Watch this free video with Professor Loren Cordain who has been researching the links between modern diets and disease for over two decades.
His work has centered on how our ancestral diet shaped human health and evolution.
Central to his research is the idea that divergence from our traditional hunter-gather diet, which dominated the evolution of modern humans, has resulted in "diseases of civilization" such as heart disease, obesity, and diabetes.
You can also read Professor Cordain’s (et al) seminal scientific publication for free: click here