Menu Home

Next topic – Thanksgiving meal in context of evolution

There is no mandatory writing project for next week.  But I will assign an optional extra credit writing project. Scroll to the bottom of the blog for the extra credit assignment.

Handout for Fat and Inflammation Lecture for your review: Fat and Inflammation 2010

November 23, 2010 – Evolutionary Considerations of a Thanksgiving Meal -Industrialized Food, Lactose Intolerance, and the use of Spice in Food.

For discussion:

Why do some populations have trouble digesting milk?

Reading for next week: Eaton (2006)-Ancestral human diet and Human lactase

Optional writing project:

Explain what the Paleolithic diet is.

Categories: Uncategorized

Joe Alcock

Emergency Physician, Educator, Researcher, interested in the microbiome, evolution, and medicine

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 )

Facebook photo

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

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: