2 Turkey Burgers with Side of SauerkrautBy Kim RobinsonOn Turkey Versus Beef...
Oprah had it right beef is bad news. Turkey breaks down faster, beef sticks around way too long.
Geographic data show an association between beef consumption and bowel cancer incidence. Argentina, New Zealand, Scotland and Uruguay, all high beef consumers, show high bowel cancer rates. This trend is also apparent in the urban North United States. Farmers and Southerners tend to eat more chicken and suffer less bowel cancer according to the Medical Tribune.
Increased putrification of the gut, increased risk of auto intoxificaton and increased bowel transit time are all contributing factors.