Items Tagged ‘Alcohol’


OMNI Health Media is a leading online provider of Daily Health News. OMNI’s Alcohol News provides summaries of developments in the prevention, screening, and management of Gastrointestinal Health Conditions as they are discovered and reported by physicians and scientists around the world. Our mission is to provide this news, including results of recent clinical trials evaluating new therapies and supportive care strategies in order to better educate patients and their caregivers, ensuring timely access to the best care available.
Women and Alcoholism

March 27, 2018

Women and Alcoholism

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

By Laurie Wertich The child of two alcoholics, Dawn King was never a big drinker. For years she and her husband would enjoy an occasional glass of wine, but alcohol just didn’t figure largely into their lives. Then several years ago, stress started creeping into Dawn’s life—and with it came alcohol. As the stress piled […]

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Alcohol Linked with Stomach Cancer

March 27, 2015

Alcohol Linked with Stomach Cancer

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

According to a large European study, men who average more than four alcoholic beverages per day are more likely than light drinkers to develop stomach cancer. These results were published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Cancer of the stomach is called gastric cancer. Gastric adenocarcinoma is the most common type of stomach cancer. […]

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Tags: Alcohol, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, nutrition, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


Heavy Drinking Increases Pancreatic Cancer Risk

March 24, 2015

Heavy Drinking Increases Pancreatic Cancer Risk

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

People who drink three or more alcoholic beverages per day have an increased risk of dying of pancreatic cancer. These results were published in the Archives of Internal Medicine. Worldwide, an estimated 3.5% of all cancer deaths are attributable to alcohol.1 Links have been established between alcohol and several types of cancer, including cancers of […]

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Tags: Alcohol, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, nutrition, Pancreatic Cancer, Screening/Prevention Pancreatic Cancer


Tip-The Truth about Alcohol

October 6, 2014

Tip-The Truth about Alcohol

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Raise a glass or set it down? For many of us, a glass of wine or a cold beer is an enjoyable part of a good meal. We drink for the taste and the experience, with the health benefits—and risks—a secondary consideration. As we consider how best to manage our health, however, we owe it […]

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