Jeff Leach (photo above from Scientific American – click the image for the link) has re-wilded his gut microbiome by adopting the eating habits of the Hadza, a hunter gatherer group in Tanzania. He also gave himself a fecal transplantation from a Hadza donor…click here for a vivid first hand description
For discussion (no writing assignment for this week). After the journal discussions we will discuss the topics included in these readings.
- Excerpt from 2013, Paleofantasy by Marlene Zuk
- Genne-Bacon Thinking evolutionarily about obesity.
- Jeff Leach Paleo microbiota
Emergency Physician, Educator, Researcher, interested in the microbiome, evolution, and medicine