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Does eating processed meats increase the risk for premature death?

Dr. Robin Miller, MD
Internal Medicine
Eating processed meats regularly does increase risk for premature death. Watch Robin Miller, MD, explain how a diet with a lot processed and red meat leads to risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer.

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