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IARC Monographs Evaluate Consumption of Red Meat and Processed Meat

Categories: Consumer Info/Protection,Food/Nutrition,Headlines,Health/Medical,United Nations

http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2015/pdfs/pr240_E.pdf

Press release on the carcinogenicity of red meat and processed meat. Calls the consumption of red meat as “probably carcinogenic to humans” and of processed meat as “carcinogenic to humans.” From the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization