2008-03-31 Just one sausage a day can give you cancer


EATING just one sausage a day can increase the chances of developing bowel cancer by a fifth, experts have warned.

Just 1.8oz (50g) of processed meat daily can put us at risk, they claim.

That equates to one sausage or around three rashers of bacon - and the scientists say the safest amount of processed meat to eat is none at all.(Read entire article)

2008-01-04 Why eating just one sausage a day raises your cancer risk by 20 per cent


One sausage a day can significantly raise the risk of bowel cancer, one of the deadliest forms of the disease, experts have warned.

Eating 1.8oz (50g) of processed meat a day - the equivalent of one sausage or three rashers of bacon - raises the likelihood of the cancer by a fifth, research shows.

The sobering statistic adds to growing evidence that too much meat in the diet can be deadly.(Read entire article)