Happy hour has just got a little bit sad

New statement warns against light drinking

The link between alcohol consumption and some cancers is well known, but it is only now scientists are warning that even light drinking is not without risk.

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A new statement from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) says that while there is a dose-response relationship between alcohol and cancer, “even modest use” — consuming even one drink a day — is potentially hazardous.

This level of alcohol consumption is still associated with some elevated risk for squamous