Eating processed meats raises stomach cancer risk
Populux | August 2, 2006 at 07:52 amby
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Eating more processed meats such as bacon, sausage and smoked ham increases the risk of stomach cancer, Swedish scientists said on Wednesday. A review of 15 studies showed the risk of developing stomach cancer rose by 15 to 38 percent if consumption of processed meats increased by 30 grams (1 ounce) per day, the Karolinska Institute said in a statement. Stomach cancer accounts for nearly one tenth of total deaths from cancer, the institute said. The ...
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