Or does it....?
Overall, the lifetime risk of someone developing colon cancer is 5%. To put the numbers into perspective, the increased risk from eating the amount of processed meat in the study would raise average lifetime risk to almost 6%.
Yes, ONE PERCENT!
I've determined, non-scientifically, that living causes death 100% of the time (unless you believe in Jesus, than it sorta is 99.999% repeating of course).