How Much Cancer Does Processed Meat Cause? | Dr. Michael Greger |

I quantify the risks of colon and rectal cancers from eating processed meat such as bacon, ham, hot dogs, sausage, and lunch meat. If you missed the previous video, see IARC: Processed Meat Like Bacon Causes Cancer (…).
For my full testimony on the U.S. Dietary Guidelines, check out Highlights from the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Hearing (…).
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