Alcohol consumption is deadly, warns the World Health Organization
Alcohol consumption is the cause of cancer, colon cancer is coming
Alcohol consumption increases the risk of 7 types of cancer
New Delhi. Alcohol consumption increases the risk of bowel cancer. This warning was issued by the World Health Organization (WHO). The WHO statement in The Lancet Public Health states that studies have shown that drinking alcohol increases the risk of 7 different types of cancer. The WHO has stated that even small amounts of alcohol can cause cancer. When it comes to alcohol consumption, there is no safe amount that does not affect health. Information is given on the side effects of alcohol consumption. The World Health Organization released a statement in The Lancet Public Health. It states that regardless of people’s perception of a glass of wine or a pint of beer. But it should be understood that regardless of the drink, cancer will begin.
The WHO states that alcohol consumption causes at least 7 types of cancer, including the most common cancers, such as bowel cancer and breast cancer in women. Consuming more alcohol greatly increases the risk of cancer. The latest available data show that alcohol consumption was the leading cause of all cancers in the European region. Light and moderate drinking has also caused cancer. In this, the amount of alcohol or beer consumed per week was also measured. This included people with a weekly consumption ranging from 1.5 liters to 3.5 litres. Here, a study was also done regarding women. Alcohol has been said to be responsible for breast cancer in most women. Cancer is also one of the main causes of death in the European Union. He also found a trend that most alcohol deaths had cancer issues.
it doesn’t matter if you drink less
The warning issued by the WHO states that it does not matter whether you drink alcohol sparingly or occasionally. At the same time, it was clarified in the statement that there is no current evidence indicating when the carcinogenic effects of alcohol are “activated” and when they appear in the human body. In addition, no studies show that light and moderate consumption has beneficial effects on cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. These effects do not reduce the risk of cancer associated with the same level of alcohol for individual consumers.
no matter how much you drink
Dr Carina Ferreira-Borges, regional adviser for the management of non-communicable diseases and alcohol and illicit drugs at the WHO Regional Office, explained that for Europe we cannot speak of so-called levels safe from drinking alcohol. It doesn’t matter how much you drink. The risk to the drinker’s health begins with the first drop of any alcoholic drink. The only thing we can say for sure is that the more you drink, the more harmful it is or, in other words, the less you drink, the less of a danger you pose.
Keywords: alcohol, cancer, WHO
FIRST POST: January 10, 2023, 4:21 p.m. HST