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Putting the IARC announcement on meat into context

Of the 982 products reviewed since 1971, only one — yoga pants — 
was found to have no association with cancer

An evaluation of red and pro­cessed meat from IARC (the International Agency for Research on Cancer) was released in October 2015. As with any study, there needs to be some context and perspective to be more fully understood. For expanded details of the IARC evaluation click here. Here’s some background information that can help with