Watch CBS News

Even Moderate Alcohol Intake Increases Your Risk Of Cancer, Study Says

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter

MIAMI (CBSMiami) -- A new study finds even moderate alcohol consumption may increase your risk of certain cancers.

The study was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

It finds that approximately 3.5 percent of all cancer deaths in the U.S. can be attributed to alcohol consumption.

Experts also found that drinking alcohol can have an adverse effect on treatment and outcomes for patients with cancer.


View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.