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Bacon and ready-to-eat turkey products recalled in four states

Blue Grass Quality Meats is recalling 121,083 pounds of the products because they contain soy, an allergen that’s not declared on the product labels, the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Friday. The bacon and turkey breast items — all Cajun style — were produced on various dates between October 29,… Read More »

Study reveals bacon butties, burgers and hotdogs 'NOT linked to early deaths'

Bacon butties, burgers and hotdogs will not lead to early deaths, experts claim. A scientific study of 54,000 people failed to find any link between red and processed meats and the risk of heart disease, diabetes or cancer. And experts say it is safe to enjoy the foodstuffs three or four times a week in… Read More »

Beef and bacon healthy? A fight raging in nutrition science, explained. – Vox.com

A group of 14 researchers just set off a firestorm with a new series of studies that upends years of nutrition advice on meat. Their five systematic reviews, published Monday in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine, suggest there’s no health reason to eat less red meat — not even the bacon and salami we’ve… Read More »

Vegans may make phrases like ‘bringing home the bacon’ obsolete

An academic argues that meat-based idioms like “bringing home the bacon” or “putting all your eggs in one basket” could soon become obsolete — because they could offend vegans and vegetarians. “The increased awareness of vegan issues will filter through consciousness to produce new modes of expression,” Shareena Z. Hamzah, who received her PhD in… Read More »