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Girls who eat chips (fries) more likely to get breast cancer

Posted Sep 14 2008 6:12pm

Freshfries This crazy world of cooked foods is starting to have some self-realization.

Via Times UK - Girls who eat chips more likely to get breast cancer

"EATING chips as a young child may increase the risk of contracting breast cancer as an adult, research in America has claimed."

" The risk of getting breast cancer by the age of 60 is about one in 25. Karin Michels and colleagues estimated that eating chips just once a week before the age of 5 would raise that to about one in 20 — an increase in risk of 27 per cent."

If chips aren't good for you before the age of 5, why would they be good for you later? And what is all this talk about girls? Boys

“We would encourage women of all ages to eat a healthy, well-balanced diet with plenty of fruit and vegetables.”

At least they've been reading our website!

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