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May 19, 2019 - Farming UK

Vegan doctor group calls on hospitals to ban bacon

Vegan doctor group calls on hospitals to ban bacon
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A plant-based group run by doctors has called on the NHS to ban bacon and sausages in hospital canteens over a perceived cancer risk. 

According to them, processed meat like bacon causes 'harm and shortens lives'.

The group says: “The NHS spends millions on treating people suffering with Cancer, Heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. Then on the other hand serves processed meat to patients and staff, that can cause these life threatening conditions.

“Removing processed meat would send a clear message to the public of the risks that these foods pose to public health.

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