Hunter-Gatherer Energetics and Human Obesity

So, as it turns out, the so-called civilised, or perhaps rather industrialised world can no longer blame their obesity pandemic on their life-style.
Hunter-gatherer societies do not show any difference in daily energy consumption from their fellow human peers that work office jobs.

Pontzer H, Raichlen DA, Wood BM, Mabulla AZP, Racette SB, et al. (2012) Hunter-Gatherer Energetics and Human Obesity. PLoS ONE 7(7): e40503. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0040503

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