Cape baboons' poor teeth reveal ills of high-calorie sugary craving

23 August 2020 - 00:00 By bobby jordan

Cape Town's famously hungry baboons may be harming their health by pilfering high-calorie human food.

Baboons from the Cape Peninsula are heavier and have worse teeth than a group from the Eastern Cape, and show early signs of future diabetes, a new study has found...

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