Original Paleo Diet Included Red Meat, Starchy Veggies

Our ancestors transitioned from a mostly vegetarian diet to a raw meat and starchy veg diet around 2.6 million years ago.

Published On 03/09/2016
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Butchery tools and bones of animals associated with Heidelberg Man suggest that this human hunted -- among other animals --- hippos, rhinos and megaloceros, one of the largest deer that ever lived. | Tim Evanson, Wikimedia Commons