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NEWS: The Science Behind Alcohol Cancer

Lucy Eccles of the World Cancer Research Fund has written an interesting blog article about some of the theories of how alcohol causes cancer in the human body. It’s a great read explaining some of the above points easily and pointedly.
Mz Eccles explains how alcohol is converted to a toxic substance that damages DNA. She also makes it more understandable how alcohol can reduce folate absorption and why that is a problem. And she provides understanding of how alcohol causes more dangerous molecules to enter into cells…