Alcohol and breast cancer risk among Asian-American women in Los Angeles County

@inproceedings{Wu2012AlcoholAB,
  title={Alcohol and breast cancer risk among Asian-American women in Los Angeles County},
  author={Anna H Wu and Cheryl Vigen and Pedram A Razavi and Chiu-chen Tseng and Frank Z. Stancyzk},
  booktitle={Breast Cancer Research},
  year={2012}
}
The role of alcohol and breast cancer risk in Asians has not been well studied. Recent studies suggest that even moderate alcohol intake may be associated with an increase in breast cancer risk, and this may be particularly relevant as alcohol intake is traditionally low among Asians. We investigated the association between lifetime alcohol intake (including frequency, quantity, duration, timing, and beverage type) and breast cancer in a population-based case-control study of 2,229 Asian… CONTINUE READING
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