But we all know that hindus have been vegetarians for thousands of years .. but for some reason they suffer from largely the same heart problems etc as omnivores.
Sometimes I question the validity of health science around heart problems a lot. They keep changing their standards and ideas every few years.
A decade ago "OMG EGGS WILL KILL YOU". Recently "Oops .. I guess we were wrong about eggs after all"
Oh and as a desi, when I see non-desis vax poetic about the magical properties of turmeric (haldi), I die a little inside trying not to laugh in their faces.