Boffins Warn Processed Meat can be Deadly

Bad news for you Bacon lovers a new study has suggested that too much of processed foods such as bacon, hot dogs and ham.

The Survey which was carried over Europe found that eating more that 20g of meat a day were increasing the risk of popping their clogs from “cardiovascular diseases, cancer, and ‘other causes of death”

The scientist surveyed 448,568 men and women between the age of 35 and 69 asking them to give information on their diet, if they smoke and physical activity along with their body mass index.

Red meat was also found to be very dangerous but it was processed meat that rang alarm bells.

It concluded “3.3 per cent of deaths could be prevented if all participants had a processed meat consumption of less than 20g per day”.


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