“Responsible drinking” has become a 21st-century mantra for how most people view alcohol consumption. But when it comes to cancer, no amount of alcohol is safe. That is the conclusion of the 2014 World Cancer Report (WCR), issued by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC).
So begins a new medical report on alcohol consumption. A few years ago, psychiatrist David Nutt had an article in The Guardian claiming “there is no such thing as a safe level of alcohol consumption.” His views now seem to have even more backing.
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