What did our ancestors eat?

  title={What did our ancestors eat?},
  author={Stanley M. Garn and William R Leonard},
  journal={Nutrition reviews},
  volume={47 11},
Over the millennia various hominoids and hominids have subsisted on very different dietaries, depending on climate, hunting proficiency, food-processing technology, and available foods. The Australopithecines were not browsers and fruit-eaters with very high intakes of vitamin C; rather they were scavengers of kills made by other animals. The hominids who followed did include some cold-climate hunters of large game, but the amount of animal protein decreased with the advent of grain-gathering… CONTINUE READING

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