yeah, i've even heard rumors that some colleges use laxatives in the food ... dont know why, but it usually went pretty quickly through me, so i kind of believed it.
IMO even though they are packed with salt, sandwich meat is usually a good source of protein. make them double up on it for your sandwichs and go with that.
I don't do this for my family, my friends, women, accolades, pride, or ego. I do it for me and no one else, its just part of who I am.