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Aches and Pains: You Can Thank Evolution for Them
| February 15, 2013
| Charles Choi
Posted on 02/17/2013 11:30:11 AM PST by EveningStar
Bad backs, dangerous childbirths, sore feet and wisdom teeth pains are among the many ailments humans face from evolution, researchers say.
In an evolutionary sense, humans are by far the most successful primates on the planet, with a world population close to 7 billion. Humanity owes this success to a number of well-known adaptations, such as large, complex brains and walking upright on two feet. However, there are downsides to these advances as well.
(Excerpt) Read more at livescience.com ...
KEYWORDS: evolution; humanevolution
Nothing is more blind than a scientist. Blind, blind, blind.
Well, other than a politician.
All animals get aches and pains when they get older. Its just that very, very few of them ever get older.
posted on 02/17/2013 11:34:23 AM PST
(Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
maybe it’s the whining and moaning that’s gone up, not the aches and pains.
posted on 02/17/2013 11:37:43 AM PST
(hey Kalid.. kalid.. bang you're dead)
"If you want to look for examples of how we're not the result of intelligent design, you don't have to go far just look at the complicated, uncomfortable way we have babies," said purported scientist Karen Rosenberg of the University of Delaware, with not an inkling of an a priori conclusion.
Aches and Pains I have found, are a hormonal thing....
posted on 02/17/2013 12:22:57 PM PST
(R.I.P. Doherty, Smith, Stevens, Woods.)
I see. I should blame God for aches and pains?
posted on 02/17/2013 12:24:36 PM PST
by null and void
(Gun confiscation enables tyranny. Don't enable tyranny.)
True. If aches and pains start to slow an animal down, it gets eaten.
posted on 02/17/2013 12:37:01 PM PST
Dinosaur bones showed even they had arthritis.
posted on 02/17/2013 10:10:09 PM PST
by Does so
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