There have been a lot of news reports about the health risks of meat eating, but are they justified? Dr Michael Mosley has been investigating the truth behind the headlines for BBC Horizon.
I like eating meat, but what was once an innocent pleasure is now a guilty one.
If you believe the headlines, regularly indulging in a steak or a bacon sandwich raises your risk of heart disease and cancer.
The threat to health comes not from eating white meat, like chicken, but from red and processed meat.