Modern lifestyles are generally quite different from those of our hunter-gatherer ancestors, a fact that some claim as the cause of the current rise in global obesity, but new results published July 25 in the open access journal PLoS ONE find that there is no difference between the energy expenditure of modern hunter-gatherers and Westerners, casting doubt on this theory.Wherever the science leads, Mayor Bloomberg.
Hat tip to the Instapundit.
Regards — Cliff
♠ My wife thinks I should spell it lead, but I am sticking with the more "inside baseball" spelling. Comments welcome.