Low to moderate alcohol intake is not associated with increased mortality after breast cancer.

@article{Flatt2010LowTM,
  title={Low to moderate alcohol intake is not associated with increased mortality after breast cancer.},
  author={Shirley W. Flatt and Cynthia A Thomson and Ellen B. Gold and Loki Natarajan and Cheryl L Rock and Wael K. Al-Delaimy and Ruth E Patterson and Nazmus Saquib and Bette Jane Caan and John P Pierce},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={
          681-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Both alcohol consumption and obesity have been linked with breast cancer morbidity and mortality. An inverse association between alcohol intake and obesity suggests possible confounding between these variables (and perhaps other factors) with breast cancer outcomes. METHODS Alcohol intake (beer, wine, spirits, and total) was examined in 3,088 women previously diagnosed and treated for breast cancer within an intervention trial that targeted vegetables, fiber, and fat but not… CONTINUE READING
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