Friends, Romans, Countrymen, Lend Me Your Teeth

Ancient Pompeii Man Xray

We always talk about how the body has evolved to work in harmony with nature. Millions of years of evolution has optimized our machines to work at their absolute best. Our modern lifestyle, however, throws this delicate balance into a tailspin. Researchers examining the teeth of Ancient Romans have founds their teeth to be nearly pristine— better than even today. Can you guess why?

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