Processed food, sugary cereals and sliced bread may contribute to cancer risk, study claims

Processed food, sugary cereals and sliced bread may contribute to cancer risk, study claims

Ten percent increase in ultra-processed food intake was associated with a 12 percent increased risk of overall cancer “Ultra-processed” foods including sugary breakfast cereals, chicken nuggets, pizza, and pre-sliced bread may increase the risk of cancer, a study has claimed. Fast foods and ready meals amount for 50 percent of the average person’s diet in some developed countries and could be contributing to…