Raw, adjective: 1. uncooked, as articles of food: a raw carrot.

It's official: vegetarians really are smarter.

Kids With High IQs Grow Up to Be Vegetarians

The smarter they are, the more likely they'll shun meat as adults, British researchers contend.

FRIDAY, Dec. 15 (HealthDay News) -- As a child's IQ rises, his taste for meat in adulthood declines, a new study suggests. British researchers have found that children's IQ predicts their likelihood of becoming vegetarians as young adults -- lowering their risk for cardiovascular disease in the process. The finding could explain the link between smarts and better health, the investigators say.

Could've told you that myself!

Comments

Matt said…
Perhaps I SHOULD take up vegetarianism, something I've periodically considered...nah, I'm smart enough.

::gruffles on mad bacon::
molly said…
important to remember that ability and liklihood of choosing to forego meat is a privilege the least economically secure rarely have the freedom to choose. most vegetarians grow up in middle to upper class homes with highly educated parents, and apparently a good chance at scoring well on iq tests.

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