Cancer Fund: Don’t Serve Cured Meats to Kids

Cancer Fund: Don’t Serve Cured Meats to Kids

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The World Cancer Research Fund is advising parents not to include ham and other cured meats in their kids’ lunches. Exposing children to cured meats exerts a double whammy: it gets them eating foods linked to bowel cancer, and it can establish a taste preference for unhealthful foods that persists throughout life.

So if ham and bacon are given the boot, what does the group counsel serving instead? You guessed it: chicken, cheese, and fish.

It would be sheer lunacy to suggest sandwiches made with nut butters, hummus, grilled veggies, or smoked tofu. Link.

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