Processed Meat Causes Cancer, Red Meat Could Too, Says WHO
According to a report from a research division of WHO, processed meats cause cancer, and red meat likely does, too.By Mari Jo Valero | October 26, 2015
Say goodbye to your favorite meats, because having that burger could be as much of a health risk as having a smoke.
A research division of the World Health Organization released a report Monday that claims processed meats, like bacon and ham, cause bowel cancer — the third most common cancer in the world.
Health leaders say processed meats are as much of a cancer risk as cigarettes, alcohol and even asbestos.