Dr. Cordain, About 20 years ago I also read “Are you Confused?” as part of my interest in nutrition health and sports. Today I have a MSc in Nutritional Science and work as a sports dietitian in River Plata soccer club in Argentina. I ended up with your book after delving into my hobby: physical […]
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44. O’Keefe JH, Vogel R, Lavie CJ, Cordain L. Achieving Hunter-gatherer Fitness in the 21(st) Century: Back to the Future. Am J Med. 2010 Sep 13. [Epub ahead of print] [download id="56"]
Cordain, L., Gotshall, R.W. and Eaton, S.B. Physical activity, energy expenditure and fitness: an evolutionary perspective. International Journal of Sports Medicine 1998; 19:328-335.
ABSTRACT The model for human physical activity patterns was established not in gymnasia, athletic fields, or exercise physiology laboratories, but by natural selection acting over eons of evolutionary experience. This paper examines how evolution has determined the potential for contemporary human performance, and advances the experience of recently-studied hunter-gatherers as the best available (although admittedly […]