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Is my bacon sandwich really going to kill me?

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Duration: 0:11:04 | Added: 25 Oct 2016
Statistician Dr Jennifer Rogers discusses the numbers linked to processed meat and bowel cancer.

It hit the headlines last year that 'processed meat has been classified as a ‘definite’ cause of cancer', due to a report from The World Health Organization (WHO). But what really is the risk to your health if you eat a bacon sandwich? And are there other carcinogenic substances that have a higher risk than processed meat?

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