Another point these website do not show is that we have binocular vision to have depth perception. You literally have the evidence, through unintentional experiments not some paid for biased crap, from cultures like India that show a vegetarian diet is healthy and sustainable and other cultures like Japan and Sweden (or Norway?) The alternative is an unbiased ignorance and/or stupidity. However, some people have canines that appear much ‘sharper’ or pointier than others. Now the stomach acid, we would die if we had a resting stomach pH of 4-5. Surely they can’t all be doing it wrong, can they? All of these facts taken together point to an unmistakable conclusion: humans are physically built to consume and receive optimal benefit from vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds. Carnivores have sharp claws on their paws or hands, and humans do not. Them canines are the best teeth to have, take 'em out and it's like a touch of castration. PEACE. Carnists will defend meat and vegans will defend herbivorism. Our stomach has Concentrated HCL Acid – as opposed to mild form of the acid which this table points out, 3. This means that we have two successive sets of teeth. I used to drink quite a lot of dairy. that show not drinking cows milk is better for your bones than we are led to believe in North America and yet you argue FOR a carnivorous diet?? I also am 20 years old, have been on an actually higher- than-normal meat-heavy diet my entire life, and I am one of the healthiest people I have ever met. This allows us to judge distances, and guess who has binocular vision? Some of the largest canines in the world belong to herbivorous animals. We are not true herbivores, and it saddens me when vegans try to make this case. Sign-up now for your FREE Vegan Shopping Guide and Weekly Newsletter. Essential Amino Acid = The body cannot make 8 out of the 20 essential amino acids to sustain life, therefore, they must enter the body in a pre-fabricated form. In contrast, a carnivore’s (feline’s) intestine is generally 1.5 to three times its body length, and it only takes two to four hours for a full meal to digest in its stomach. Not very difficult to accomplish. Let me first ask you if you eat Insects? Temporary canine teeth erupt around 16-23 months, and adult canine teeth replace them between 9-12 years old. They could all be fabricated. Who says that we need claws to be carnivore? Gorillas get it from eating insects that have scavenged dead animals. 5. Humans have four canines, one placed in each corner of the mouth (have a feel around with your tongue if you don’t believe me!). Just like us, our dogs have baby teeth, which fall out when they are puppies, and are being replaced with adult teeth. “Like organic foods”, you do not need to eat organic foods if you choose not to, and it really has NOTHING to do with the subject at hand, organic foods only refer to growing foods without pesticides, plenty of non-organic alternatives out there that are plenty affordable and are consumed every day by billions of people, just remember to wash it properly first (but I have a feeling you actually knew that already). Canine Teeth. We can run hard, we lost our body hair because we started chasing prey on the savannah. Puppies do not have to grind much food, so they do not have molars. This allows us to judge distances, and guess who has binocular vision? Molars are teeth that can mash and grind a tough or complex food and, with the help of saliva, form the food into a bolus that is swallowed. What’s more, the evidence is mounting each day, showing that factory farming is destructive for animals, our environment, and us. Yes, we have evolved a certain way that includes tools and abilities for processing meat. Tongue : our tongue can taste “meat” – there is Umami taste bud on the human tongue that is the most strongest of the taste bud, 2. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/03/100305-first-proof-gorillas-eat-monkeys-mammals-feces-dna/. Nor do we need fat stores in our body to survive through winter. This means the natural digestive abilities of humans depends on the foods we select. ), which leads to major differences, which can obviously be seen in the teeth of chimpanzees. And one would think that once you have educated yourself to all the facts that we would all become “biased” to the truth, no? Their canine teeth have been known to grow up to 18 inches, but play no role in how hippos gather food. Also, we are not evolved to ‘see wider’. Drop us a comment below. Why is that most of my friends who turned vegan started experiencing severe malnutrition symptoms? We cannot run fast, but can travel at the speed of sound. The environmental impact of the meat industry is irrelevant to a discussion about evolutionary biology and whether or not humans are ominvores. Ye sir you are completely correct, we share 97% of our DNA with chimpanzees. 4. have talons and sharp beaks that they use for tearing flesh. I even read this article with an open mind, looking for areas where I could call him out on, but it’s hard to argue with anything he has said at all. They are predators with meat tearing teeth. In most species, canines are the anterior-most teeth … Human teeth and cat teeth have some similarities. We had no trouble killing mammoths with the hunting tools we crafted because of our big brains. Are you that special that he has to answer the 2 of you personally despite the fact he’s probably had to deal with idiots like you before and is tired of repeating the same FACTS over and over again? Our canines AND INCISORS are meant to cut, pull apart, and chew meat. Did you even read the article? The 28 baby teeth erupt through the gums between the third and sixth weeks of age. Instead of the scissor-sharp points found on canine teeth, most of our teeth have a flat, grinding surface. There’s a huge difference between saying because our bodies have evolved a certain way that should determine our own individual choices. Most Of answer are either the same video posted over and over and over again. Firstly, let’s look at the role of our canines. Refusing to watch a video and demanding he answer you “in his own words”?? We all like to make justifications about our food, as this helps us enjoy our food more deeply and understand why we consume it. Our eyes do not have enough rods to see in dim light, but we can see everything in pitch darkness. Google+ (Not to mention our fishing, we kill 5lbs of Sea life for every 1lb of fish we remove from the Ocean and fishing is NOT sustainable). Opting into a plant-based lifestyle is going against our very nature. I agree that we are no carnivores, but we have evolved in such a way that we are excellent hunters. Why do you think humans have canine teeth? Yes, humans have more complex brains than other creatures, but we do not have “inborn” claws or bodily features that innately enable us to kill prey. While we do have canine teeth, human canines are nothing compared to the canine teeth exhibited by carnivores. Filed Under: Good News!, Health & Nutrition. Usually these teeth are four in number in every individual – combination of two in upper jaw and the rest two in lower complete them. 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