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Are Humans Carnivores or Herbivores?

Posted by kristobaldude on August 20, 2012

StevePavlina.com

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September 9th, 2005 by Steve Pavlina

Are human beings anatomically more similar to natural carnivores or to natural herbivores? Let’s find out….

  • Intestinal tract length. Carnivorous animals have intestinal tracts that are 3-6x their body length, while herbivores have intestinal tracts 10-12x their body length. Human beings have the same intestinal tract ratio as herbivores.
  • Stomach acidity. Carnivores’ stomachs are 20x more acidic than the stomachs of herbivores. Human stomach acidity matches that of herbivores.
  • Saliva. The saliva of carnivores is acidic. The saliva of herbivores is alkaline, which helps pre-digest plant foods. Human saliva is alkaline.
  • Shape of intestines. Carnivore bowels are smooth, shaped like a pipe, so meat passes through quickly — they don’t have bumps or pockets. Herbivore bowels are bumpy and pouch-like with lots of pockets, like a windy mountain road, so plant foods … (Read more here)

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Herbivores or Carnivores?

Posted by kristobaldude on August 20, 2012

When thinking about what is the natural diet for human one question may come to mind: Are we  carnivores or herbivores?

Carnivores have claws to catch their prey and tear it with the help of their canines.
Herbivores have no claws nor canines.
Humans have no claws nor canines.

Carnivores have no skin pores, perspire through the tongue and cool themselves by panting.
Herbivores perspire through skin pores and cool themselves by sweating.
Humans perspire through skin pores, they do sweat, and they do not pant.

Carnivore vs. Herbivore teeth

Carnivore vs. Herbivore teeth

Carnivores have sharp front teeth (canines) for tearing, with no flat molar teeth for grinding.
Herbivores have no sharp front teeth, but flat rear molars for grinding.
Humans have no sharp front teeth, but flat rear molars for grinding.

Carnivores have intestinal tract that … (Read more here)

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Natural Remedies for Heartburn & Acid Indigestion

Posted by kristobaldude on August 2, 2012

The Fast and Easy Natural Cure for Acid Reflux

Apple cider vinegar is a healthy, fast and easy natural remedy for heartburn. Take half a shot, about one ounce. If need be, you can dilute it 50/50 with water, but it works best straight. It will burn a bit going down, but within seconds it will relieve your symptoms.  And unlike antacids, apple cider vinegar is good for you.

Why Does Apple Cider Vinegar Cure Heartburn?

Though vinegar is acidic, apple cider vinegar is alkaline-forming. It is an alkaline-ash food, which means if burned it would leave … (Read More)

Natural Remedies for Heartburn.

Heartburn sucks!!

Heartburn sucks!!

Bragg Organic Apple Cider Vinegar with the Mother

Bragg Organic Apple Cider Vinegar with the Mother

Reflexology for heartburn

Reflexology for heartburn

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The Power Of Apple Cider Vinegar — Organic Cure For Heartburn & Indigestion

Posted by kristobaldude on August 2, 2012

You’ve probably heard of Raw Organic Apple Cider Vinegar. But, do you know what all the talk is really about?

This murky brown vinegar, the one with the sediment in the bottom of the bottle, is the vinegar that has been used for hundreds of years largely for medicinal purposes.

The Benefits of Raw Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is made from nutritious organically grown apples and retains many of the fruits’ beneficial components … (read more here)

http://www.globalhealingcenter.com/natural-health/the-benefits-of-apple-cider-vinegar/

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