Items Tagged ‘processed meat’

November 16th, 2015

Does Processed Meat Cause Colorectal Cancer?


According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), eating processed meat products can increase a person’s risk for developing colorectal cancer. Processed meat is classified as meat that has been salted, cured, fermented, or smoked to add flavor or preserve the meat. These meats include ham, bacon, sausages, corned beef, hot dogs, canned […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, News, prevention, processed meat, Rectal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer, Screening/Prevention Rectal Cancer