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Australian Aboriginal Lifestyle Soon To Disappear

Australian Aborigine in Swamp Darwin

Australian Aborigine in Swamp Darwin

I wrote previously about O’dea’s study on Australian Aboriginals and their improvement in diabetes following a return to their ancestral lifestyle and diet.

National Geographic has an article on the vanishing Aboriginal lifestyle. Among other things, you’ll learn how to catch and cook a sea turtle.

The Aboriginals had Australia to themselves before Captain James Cook landed on the continent in 1770. Now they’re less than three percent of the population.

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