Alcohol is estimated to have caused more than 740,000 cancer cases around the world last year. The data indicated that drinking up to 10g of alcohol a day – equivalent to a half pint or small glass of wine – contributed somewhere between 35,400 and 145,800 cases globally in 2020.

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No one likes the news that no amount of alcohol is healthy, but I don’t think any of us are actually surprised. Alcohol has been sold to us but I don’t find it the least bit surprising that it causes health problems such as cancer even in small doses.


Do Islam-majority countries with low alcohol consumption have a lower cancer rate then?


First it was a glass of wine a day is good for you, but now it’s suddenly all terrible for you. I think it must be the bottled water lobbyists turn to control the media this week. It’s enough to drive you to drink.


That doesn’t sound like a lot.


they analyzed tons of meta data and are saying they proved a causal relationship???