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Current Event January 15, 2014

Paleo Diet Cavities


The remains of hunter-gatherers were found in a cave dating back 12,000 to 15,000 years ago. These people did not grow food, but rather, foraged for it. What interests scientists is that the hunter-gatherers were found with cavities, despite the “paleo diet.” Listen to this story to learn the culprit of cavities.

Ancient Civilization Health Nutrition

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AIR DATE: 01/06/2014


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