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Alcohol causes cancer, yet only half of people in NSW know about it

New research from Cancer Council NSW has found that just over half of NSW residents (55%) know about the link between alcohol and cancer.

“This is particularly concerning as we know over 1,000 cancer deaths and 3,500 cancer cases in Australia each year are attributed to alcohol. When it comes to cancer risk, there is no safe level of alcohol use. The more alcohol used over a lifetime, the greater the risk of developing alcohol-related cancers,” Cancer Council NSW’s Nutrition Program Manager, Clare Hughes says.

Read the full story at Cancer Council NSW.