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Heavy Alcohol Consumption a Cancer Risk, But Wine May Help

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: October 31, 2009

A recent study by researchers in Montreal has discovered a strong link between heavy alcohol consumption and six types of cancer in men. But the researchers also found that moderate wine consumption lowered the risk of several other types of cancers.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 6, 2009.

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