Men: Eating 3 Eggs A Week Can Significantly Increase Risk Of Death From Prostate Cancer
This is a bit of a shocker! I love me some fried eggs and bacon to start off the morning right! According to Dailymail.co.uk eating 3 eggs a week significantly increases a guys chances of dying from prostate cancer.
Experts claimed that men who consume more than two and a half eggs in a week on average were up t0 81% more likely to be killed by this disease.
They claim that the damage is caused by large amounts of Cholesterol or choline (a nutrient that helps cells to function properly) both of which are found in eggs.
The team examined the eating habits of 27,000 men over a 14-year period.
They found no significant links between the amount of meat eaten and tumours – but a higher number of cancer deaths were evident among those who admitted consuming lots of eggs.