How to make stone soup: Is the “Paleo diet” a missed opportunity for anthropologists?

  title={How to make stone soup: Is the “Paleo diet” a missed opportunity for anthropologists?},
  author={M. Chang and A. Nowell},
  journal={Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues},
For the past few years, people everywhere have been “going Paleo.” Websites and social media touting the benefits of eating a “Paleo diet” and following a “Paleolithic life style” serve as calls to arms for health‐conscious individuals seeking information about the latest health and fitness trends. Many of these people participate in programs such as Crossfit, which involve major social and life‐style modification components and therefore facilitate the dissemination of dietary fads.1 The… Expand
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