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Will red meat kill you?

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Image from a quicklink On Monday, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health announced that just a single serving of red meat per day dramatically increases your risk of death -- by 13 percent. The odds of developing cancer or heart disease start around 14 percent -- and they climb even higher for people who eat processed meats like hot dogs and bacon. As MedSNBC summed it up, "Americans' love of meat likely accounts for about 1.5 million excess deaths every decade." Damn you, bacon.

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I rather doubt it is the eating of 'red meat' that... by Ned Lud on Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 at 6:43:56 PM
Is 100% and nothing will increase it or decrease i... by BFalcon on Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 at 9:56:27 PM
Humans have lived beyond the century mark for mill... by Paul Repstock on Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 at 11:44:42 PM
Those who indulge excessively will die sooner than... by Doc McCoy on Thursday, Mar 15, 2012 at 1:00:34 AM
I truly respect and admire Mr. Kall and while I d... by Paul Repstock on Thursday, Mar 15, 2012 at 1:05:30 AM