Alcohol consumption as a cause of cancer.

@article{Connor2017AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption as a cause of cancer.},
  author={Jennie Connor},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2017},
  volume={112 2},
  pages={
          222-228
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS There is increasing research evidence about the causal role of alcohol in cancer, accompanied by unclear and conflicting messages in the media. This paper aimed to clarify the strength of the evidence for alcohol as a cause of cancer, and the meaning of cause in this context. METHODS Recent epidemiological and biological research on alcohol and cancer was reviewed and summarized, drawing upon published meta-analyses identified from the Medline database and the archives of… CONTINUE READING

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