According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), red meat is "probably" carcinogenic
to humans, while cured and processed meat is carcinogenic
, meaning bacon is now up there alongside cigarettes, arsenic and asbestos.
Anything in excess is not advisable, all these processed meats somehow contain chemicals and preservatives and all of these things are carcinogenic
in excess," he said.
THE recent announcement by the World Health Organisation that processed meat is carcinogenic
to humans, ranking it alongside the most cancer-causing substances in the world, adds further weight to Animal Aid's call for such products to be treated in the same way as tobacco.
Red meat is also "probably" carcinogenic
, with associations mainly with bowel cancer, but also with pancreatic cancer and prostate cancer, according to a World Health Organisation (WHO) report.
Meanwhile, fresh meat has been deemed to be a "probable" carcinogenic
, as the evidence was less solid.
He said: "Looking at the report itself, I am very surprised by IARC's strong conclusion on categorising processed red meat as defi-nitely and red meat as being probably carcinogenic
to humans given the lack of consensus within the scientific community and the very weak evidence regarding the causal relationship between red meat and cancer.
The over Dh1 billion Shaikh Khalifa Speciality Hospital will treat carcinogenic
, cardiac, as well as blood vessels and nerve diseases.
December 5, 2014 (KHARTOUM) -- The Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organization (SSMO) has warned parents of students and school principals in South Darfur state against purchase of candies containing carcinogenic
Covering meat in an antioxidant-rich marinade before grilling can reduce the potentially carcinogenic
properties of even well-done meats.
Washington, Jan 24 ( ANI ): The FDA is reportedly planning to assess data on possible presence of chemical 4-MeI, a carcinogenic
byproduct, produced at the time of manufacturing of caramel colored soda, after a Consumer Reports test indicated higher levels of carcinogen in sodas selling across the U.
Riyadh, Rabi'I 16, 1434, Jan 28, 2013, SPA -- Saudi Customs seized during the past month of Muharram 44,877 units of garments, in violation of Saudi Standards approved by the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO ) for the presence of the substance "Formaldehyde" which is a carcinogenic
Washington, DC: August 7 -- (BNA) A new study conducted by researchers in the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, USA concluded that radiotherapy treatment used to erradicate cancerous tumors could damage sound cells and stimulate excretion of carcinogenic
compounds which could spur malignant growths.