Health versus Fitness

@article{Lambert2009HealthVF,
  title={Health versus Fitness},
  author={Patricia M Lambert},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2009},
  volume={50},
  pages={603 - 608}
}
  • P. Lambert
  • Published 1 October 2009
  • Biology
  • Current Anthropology
The general picture of human health that has emerged from bioarchaeological studies of the agricultural transition is one of health decline, although the nature and severity of the biological impacts have varied in accordance with worldwide diversity in the timing, duration, and specific characteristics of this economic shift. Conversely and somewhat paradoxically, the emerging picture has also been one of enhanced fertility and population growth. These findings raise challenging questions… 

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