EvMed Blog

February 4, 2016
Our bodies- from our minds to our immune systems- reflect biological adaptations exquisitely shaped by the selection processes experienced by our ancestors. This evolutionary heritage presents both opportunities and obstacles to enhancing human health in today’s world. Importantly, medicine is the study and practice of applied human biology, and as Theodosius Dobzhansky made clear in 1973, "nothing in biology makes sense, except in the light of evolution."