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My impression is that the vast majority of people view medicine as a confusing and very complicated field. They don't know much about human biology, physiology, or evolution and have been led to believe that there doesn't exist such a thing as a conceptual framework or model that can explain why we … [Read More...]
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Eirik’s Picks: New Health/Diet Research
Modern biology suggests that our bodies are composed of a diversity of organisms competing for nutritional resources. Evolutionary conflict between the host and microbiota may lead to cravings and cognitive conflict with regard to food choice. Exerting self-control over eating choices may be partly a matter of suppressing microbial signals that originate in the gut.
- Joe Alcock et al.
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