While millions of Americans turn to their doctors for medicines to cure their ills, according to a recent CNN report, for many of them the answer is really a need for healthy food.
What is the leading cause of heart disease, stroke and type two diabetes? According to the report, it’s bad eating habits.
Eating too much salty food led to an estimated 9.5% of all diet-related deaths in 2012.
Too much red meat led to to an estimated 4.2% of diabetes-related deaths . Too much processed meat, including bacon, led to to an estimated 8.2% of all diet-related deaths, primarily heart disease and diabetes.