The western diet and lifestyle and diseases of civilization

  title={The western diet and lifestyle and diseases of civilization},
  author={Pedro Carrera-Bastos and Ma{\'e}lan Fontes-Villalba and James H. O’Keefe and Staffan Lindeberg and Loren Cordain},
  journal={Research Reports in Clinical Cardiology},
Correspondence: Pedro Carrera-Bastos R. Gorgel do Amaral, No. 5, 1 e; Lisbon 1250-119, Portugal Tel +351 967 088 799 email Abstract: It is increasingly recognized that certain fundamental changes in diet and lifestyle that occurred after the Neolithic Revolution, and especially after the Industrial Revolution and the Modern Age, are too recent, on an evolutionary time scale, for the human genome to have completely adapted. This mismatch between our ancient… 

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