Recent evidence on alcohol and cancer epidemiology.

@article{Scoccianti2013RecentEO,
  title={Recent evidence on alcohol and cancer epidemiology.},
  author={Chiara Scoccianti and Kurt Straif and Isabelle ed Romieu},
  journal={Future oncology},
  year={2013},
  volume={9 9},
  pages={
          1315-22
        }
}
This review presents an overview of the impact of alcohol consumption on cancer risk. Results from the 2009 International Agency for Research on Cancer monograph as well as the most recent meta-analyses and epidemiological studies are considered. Alcohol consumption is one of the most important known risk factors for human cancer and potentially one of the most avoidable factors, but it is increasing worldwide. Ethanol in alcoholic beverages is carcinogenic to humans and causes several cancers… CONTINUE READING
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