From the January 1974 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Those 'Civilized' Drinkers

Two hundred cancer specialists have held a congress in Paris to study the relationship between alcoholism and cancers of the stomach and esophagus. Females in Brittany and Normandy showed a high correlation between alcoholism and the cancers, while alcoholic men in the north of France and the regions of Alsace, Lyons, and Paris were also found to have a high incidence of the two types of cancer.

-- The Journal Addiction Research Foundation

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