One daily glass of wine 'can double risk of breast cancer'

on 25/08/10 at 4:36 pm

Booze News

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Middle-aged women who drink just one glass of wine a day could double their risk of a common type of breast cancer, scientists warn.

According to the U.S. research, even those who drink just seven units a week – half the recommended safe level – have a much greater chance of developing lobular cancer than those who don’t drink at all.

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