|Title||Alcohol and the associated risk of cancer | WURcast|
Nutrition and Disease
|Publication type||Web page aimed at a professional audience|
|Keyword(s)||alcohol intake - cancer - ethanol - acetaldehyde - smoking - public health - breast cancer|
|Abstract||The more you drink, the higher the risk of developing certain types of cancer. Drinking alcohol may be temporarily fun, it can have permanent consequences. Just a few drinks a week are associated with an increased risk of cancer, such as breast cancer. Learn about alcohol and its relation to cancer.