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Processed meat

One in five deaths worldwide linked to unhealthy diet high in sugar, salt, processed meat

Eleven million deaths worldwide in 2017 were linked to people eating poor diets. The United States ranked 43rd, while Britain was 23rd, China 140th and India 118th.

Apr 04, 2019, 06:31 AM IST

Warning: Increased meat consumption may elevate liver disease risk

Researchers noted that high meat eaters were slightly younger, mainly male, had a higher body mass index (BMI), caloric intake and a worse metabolic profile.

Mar 21, 2018, 17:23 PM IST

Study links processed red meat consumption with increased cancer risk

Cancer Research UK has acknowledged a correlation between processed and red meats and the deadly disease.

Dec 26, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

Researchers link processed meat consumption with asthma; say could worsen the condition!

Scientists believe the nitrites used to process cured meat may trigger inflammation in the airways – a typical feature of asthma.  

Dec 21, 2016, 10:48 AM IST

Five foods you should avoid at all costs!

Five foods you should avoid at all costs!

Jul 20, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

Six things processed foods can do to your body - Watch slideshow!

Six things processed foods can do to your body - Watch slideshow!

Jul 07, 2016, 09:52 AM IST

These foods can increase your cancer risk!

While the IARC review does not ask people to stop eating processed meats, it indicates that reducing consumption of these products can reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.

Jul 06, 2016, 12:45 PM IST

WHO says cancer report not calling for people to give up meat

WHO caused shockwaves Monday when it released a report analysing 800 studies from around the world, concluding that processed meats such as sausages, ham, and hot dogs cause bowel cancer, and red meat "probably" does too.

Oct 30, 2015, 11:09 AM IST

Processed meats do cause cancer: WHO

Processed meat is meat that has been modified to increase its shelf life or alter its taste - such as by smoking, curing or adding salt or preservatives.

Oct 26, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

Burgers, sausages as big a cancer threat as cigarettes!

The World Health Organisation is to list processed meat as among the most cancer-causing substances, putting it on a par with asbestos and arsenic, according to reports.

Oct 23, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

Why eating processed meat can be cancerous for certain people

A new study has found that a common genetic variant that affects one in three people, appears to significantly increase the risk of colorectal cancer from the consumption of processed meat.

Apr 19, 2014, 14:16 PM IST

Processed meat may lead to early death

Regularly tucking into sausages, bacon, ready meals and pies dramatically increases the chances of developing heart disease and cancer, a new study has warned.

Mar 07, 2013, 13:15 PM IST

Processed meat can cause heart disease, diabetes

For meat lovers, this may be either
a good or a bad news, as a new study has claimed that red meat
is not bad for health, but regular eating of processed meat
can increase the risk of heart disease.

May 18, 2010, 20:11 PM IST

Processed meat can cause heart disease, diabetes

For meat lovers, this may be either
a good or a bad news, as a new study has claimed that red meat
is not bad for health, but regular eating of processed meat
can increase the risk of heart disease.

May 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST