Published in Drug Week, May 13th, 2005
"Breast cancer risk increases with increased levels of alcohol consumption, potentially through an effect on sex hormone levels. In a cross-sectional study among Dutch participants (n=17,357) of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition conducted in Utrecht, The Netherlands (Prospect-EPIC), we investigated the relation between alcohol intake and estrogen and androgen levels," reported N.C. Onland-Moret and colleagues, University Medical Center Utrecht.
They determined women's alcohol...
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