Researchers Warn That Physicians Need To Ask About Alcohol “Flushing” To Reduce Esophageal Cancer Risk

March 24, 2009
No matter what you call it — “flush”, “blush” or “glow” — the red face, nausea and rapid heart beat that many people with Asian ancestry experience when they drink...
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SNPwatch: Alcohol Metabolism SNPs are Associated with a Decreased Risk for Cancer, but Only in Drinkers

May 27, 2008
A new study in Nature Genetics shows that the increased risk of developing cancer in the mouth, throat, voice box and esophagus due to drinking is partially offset by the...
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