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Bacon can kill: Official

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: Group 1

"There's just as much chance of getting cancer from bacon as there is from cigarettes?"

No, you misunderstand the grouping system used. The groups are based on the level of certainty of the evidence, not the risk. The WHO think the evidence is very strong so it goes in the same group as tobacco and cancer.

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