• Kyodo News


Women who drink heavily are more likely to develop breast cancer than those who do not, research by the Aichi Cancer Center in Nagoya showed Tuesday.

According to the research, the incidence of breast cancer among postmenopausal women who drink more than 1.26 liters of sake per week is 1.74 times higher than those who do not drink.

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