Headlines came out early Monday. "Processed Meat Causes Cancer; Red Meat Probably Does, Too."
"Hot dogs, bacon and other processed meats cause cancer, World Health Organization declares."
I was watching the discussion at a hotel breakfast room while eating a couple of fairly bland sausage patties.
The report comes from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, (IARC) an arm of the World Health Organization. This is the same group that labeled glyphosate as carcinogenic earlier this year.
The researchers came out with a paper classifying processed meat as "carcinogenic to humans" due to evidence involving colorectal cancer and an ...