Study links sugary drinks to greater endometrial cancer risk

11/24/2013 | HealthDay News

An analysis of data on more than 23,000 postmenopausal women in the U.S. found that those who consumed the most sodas and other sugar-sweetened drinks were 78% more likely to develop estrogen-dependent type I endometrial cancer. The risk of developing this cancer increased with the amount of sugary drinks consumed. The findings appear in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

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