The Doctor Is In- Processed meats, cancer

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- In this week's 'The Doctor Is In' segment, Dr. Sonny Saggar talks about processed meats causing cancer.

Last week, the World Health Organization`s Cancer Research Agency exploded into the news with a report claiming that processed meats cause cancer and red meats probably do as well.

Although this is a worrying announcement for many, especially in the United States, which has one of the highest levels of meat consumption in the world, Dr. Sonny Saggar explains why it`s no cause for hysteria.

Dr. Sonny Saggar is an Internist, an Emergency Physician, and the founder of, which includes the St. Louis Urgent Cares locations Downtown, Eureka, North City and Creve Coeur.

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