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Eating Less Beef Can Save Lives and Help Climate, Lancet Says

Lancet report finds heat-related deaths in older people have risen 54% in the last 20 years

A Black Angus Cattle Ranch Amid Meat Shortages
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Getting more people around to world to cut down on eating beef could save lives by reducing heart attacks and curbing global temperature rises, according to The Lancet medical journal.