How the Western Diet Has Derailed Our Evolution

ILLUSTRATION BY KATHERINE DIEMERT Burgers and fries have nearly killed our ancestral microbiome. BY MOISES VELASQUEZ-MANOFF For the microbiologist Justin Sonnenburg, that career-defining moment—the discovery that changed the trajectory of his research, inspiring him to study how diet and native microbes shape our risk for disease—came from a village in the African hinterlands. A group […]

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