oa South African Medical Journal - The nutrient composition and dietary importance of some vegetable foods eaten by the !kung bushmen
|Article Title||The nutrient composition and dietary importance of some vegetable foods eaten by the !kung bushmen|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 National Research Institute, Pretoria and the Harvard Bushmen Expedition, Maun, Botswana|
|Publication Date||Dec 1969|
|Pages||1529 - 1530|
|Keyword(s)||!Kung bushmen, Biochemistry, Dietary importance, Dietetics, Nutrient content, Nutrition and Vegetable foods|
Although the ! Kung Bushmen living in the Dobe area in Botswana have a choice of 85 different species of edible plants, only one is classified as a primary food; 8 are classified as major, 14 as minor, 32 as supplementary, 13 as rare and 17 as problematic.
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