World Vegan Day: Five Things We've Learned About Meat This Year

This week the world was shocked to discover that meat can be as big a cancer threat as cigarettes.

A study from the World Health Organisation showed that processed meats were in the same category of carcinogenic substances as tobacco, alcohol and asbestos.

From carcinogenic bacon to hot dogs containing a dash of human DNA, here are the five things we've learned about meat this year so far.

Processed meat is as bad as smoking and causes cancer

Five Things We've Learned About Meat