Thursday, May 9, 2013

What Animal Diets Teach Us

"So, how does this relate to patients who come to me blaming themselves for again failing to lose weight? The lesson of Zoobiquity is that we are simply exercising our animal natures in an environment that is anything but natural.

Of course, we can’t truly reproduce the diet of our hunter-gatherer ancestors any more than the zookeepers can perfectly replicate the fare available to the grizzlies that still roam the Rockies. But perhaps it’s time that we take a cue from Jim and Axhi, and start to live a little more on the wild side."

What animal diets teach us about our own | therecord