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Wesley R. Elsberry

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(Permalink) Posted: Oct. 13 2002,05:50   

Darwin's theory 'may explain ill health' (BBC News, 2002/10/12)

Professor Randolph Nesse believes that conditions like heart disease, obesity and drug abuse can all be explained by the fact that the human body was not designed for the 21st Century.

He suggests many serious illnesses occur because the human body has failed to evolve and is still designed for a much simpler existence.

"You can't teach an old dogma new tricks." - Dorothy Parker

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