Fat and veggies

Some trivia related to our discussion on Bioenergetics and Digestion://english.cri.cn/mmsource/images/2006/02/18/cat01-life218.jpg

  • Females need a certain amount of body fat (~22%) to produce hormones needed for fertility. Check the Harvard link and the BBC news article.

“Three hundred trout are needed to support one man for a year.
The trout, in turn, must consume 90,000 frogs, that must consume 27 million grasshoppers that live off of 1,000 tons of grass.”
G. Tyler Miller, Jr., American Chemist (1971)

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