Should I Eat Meat? - The Big Health Dilemma

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Horizon, 2014-2015 Episode 1 of 13

Duration: 1 hour

Dr Michael Mosley seeks to establish the truth about meat. Are those barbecue favourites like burgers and sausages really that bad? Should we all go vegetarian instead?

Michael uncovers the latest science and puts it to the test on a high-meat diet. Will eating beef and bacon every day be bad for him? What meat should a healthy carnivore be buying?

Last on

Tue 19 Aug 2014 23:55 BBC Two Scotland only

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Daniel Barry
Director
Daniel Barry
Series Editor
Steve Crabtree
Presenter
Michael Mosley

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