Hot Dogs Linked to Cancer? Some Say Yes
POSTED: Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 12:37pm
UPDATED: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 4:00pm
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA- A physicians group put up a billboard near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway warning people about the potential close link between hot dogs and cancer.
It shows hot dogs sticking out of a cigarette pack and, says "Warning: hot dogs can wreck your health."
The "Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine" says eating one hot dog a day can increase the risk of colorectal cancer by 21 percent.