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Processed Meats can Cause Colorectal Cancer

27-10-2015 04:51:13

           Group of 22 experts across 10 Conutries on behalf of the World Health Organisation's (WHO) International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) reported that eating processed meat can cause colorectal cancer,while red meats may also raise the risk for cancer.The studies they analysed suggest every 100g of red meat eaten daily may raise colorectal cancer risk by 17%.

           The experts also identified a link between high intake of red meats and increased risk for Pancreatic and Prostate Cancer,although to a lesser extent.

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