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Latest Alcohol and cancer Stories

2012-01-31 09:11:16

Hispanic children are more likely than those from other racial and ethnic backgrounds to be diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and are more likely to die of their disease.

2012-01-30 11:47:25

A study based on more than 87,000 women and 47,000 men in the Nurses' Health Study and the Health Professionals Follow-up Study, looks at whether there is a link between colon cancer and alcohol, and if so at what level of consumption, and the importance of a family history of the disease.

Bacon, Processed Meats Increase Risk Of Pancreatic Cancer
2012-01-13 09:25:26

Researchers from Sweden suggest that there is a strong link between processed meats, such as sausage and bacon, and pancreatic cancer.

2011-12-13 21:58:56

It has been well established that certain lifestyle habits relate to the risk of certain cancers (e.g., smoking and lung cancer).

2011-12-02 06:57:26

Cancer survivors have more than double the risk of a second primary cancer of the same type, whereas the risk of a secondary primary cancer of another type was only slightly elevated, according to a recent study.

2011-11-28 23:03:50

Cancer survivors have more than double the risk of a second primary cancer of the same type.

2011-11-28 06:51:03

Breast cancer patients often wonder what their daughters might do to reduce their risk. A new study shows limiting alcohol consumption may be the answer.

2011-11-25 06:49:31

Coffee could help reduce your risk of developing endometrial cancer.

2011-11-21 06:51:17

Alcohol consumption is responsible for approximately four percent of all deaths worldwide, more than AIDS, tuberculosis or violence!


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  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.