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Re: Eating insects, not meat...

Subject: Re: Eating insects, not meat...
From: "Jois"
Date: Sun, 6 Nov 2005 14:50:26 -0500
Newsgroups: sci.anthropology.paleo
<johnwl4@xxxxxxx> wrote in message
news:1131298912.553371.194600@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> "> - the liver leading to vitamen D poisoning in some cases.
>
>
> Actually it was Vitamin A poisoning. A Google search for Douglas Mawson
> will .... Ross"
>
> Oh, of course.
>   Marvin Harris, in _Good to Eat_, speaks of rabbit poisoning, from
> eating strictly a diet of lean meat.   I suppose that has something to
> do with too much uric acid, or whatever, when the only source of
> calories is protein, with no fat or carbohydrates.
>     Regards
>       John GW
>

This was also a curse of fighter pilots who used a meat-only diet for weight
control!  No comment on the rest.

Jois



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