The facts we all should know
Did you know that even one alcoholic drink a day increases the risk of oesophageal cancer?
The risk of developing cancer rises exponentially with the amount of alcohol consumed. Studies assessing dose-response alcohol consumption and site-specific cancer risk reveals, regardless of the type of beverage, even light drinking of up to one alcoholic drink a day increases the risk of oesophageal cancer.
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UEG. Alcohol and Digestive Cancers Across Europe: Time for Change (2017)
Bagnardi V, Rota M, Botteri E, Tramacere I, Islami F, Fedirko V, Scotti L, Jenab M, Turati F, Pasquali E, Pelucchi C, Galeone C, Bellocco R, Negri E, Corrao G, Boffetta P, La Vecchia C. Alcohol consumption and site-specific cancer risk: a comprehensive dose-response meta-analysis. Br J Cancer. 2015 Feb 3;112(3):580-93. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2014.579. Epub 2014 Nov 25. PMID: 25422909; PMCID: PMC4453639