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6 Questionable Health Trends We'd Like To Leave Behind In 2015
Goodbye and good riddance.
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California Considers Adding Meat To Cancer-Alert List
By Tom Polansek and P.J. Huffstutter, Reuters
The state is setting the stage for a potential battle with the meat industry.
Secondhand Bacon Smoke, and Other Tough Questions for the WHO
Craig Bowron MD FACP
I'm a physician and writer on the North Coast
Secondhand smoke from cigarettes causes cancer. What can scientists tell us about secondhand bacon smoke? The IARC report doesn't address this.
Processed Meat Is Carcinogenic And Red Meat Probably Is, Says WHO
By ANGELA CHARLTON, AP
The meat industry is not happy about this.
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World Health Organization: Processed Meats Cause Cancer
The average American consumes about 18 pounds of bacon each year.
Processed Meat Raises Risk Of Dying From Cancer And Heart Disease, Study Finds
Eating little or no red meat, like beef and pork, was actually associated with higher all-cause mortality than very moderate
Processed Meat Could Raise Pancreatic Cancer Risk
Amanda L. Chan
The review by Karolinska Institute researchers included an analysis of data from 11 different studies, which overall included
Could Processed Meat Give You Cancer?
Neal Barnard, M.D., F.A.C.C.
President of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Here are the numbers: Every 50 grams of processed meat you eat on a daily basis (that's about one hot dog) increases your risk of colorectal cancer by 21 percent.
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