Alcohol consumption is linked to cancer, oncologists say

Alcohol consumption is a temptation for all ages. Risks are increased especially for young people – it was known – but now things are different. Alcohol use is linked with increasing the risk of several leading cancers, including those of the breast, colon, esophagus, head and neck, according to evidence gathered by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in a statement.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Medicine

Obesity of a Mexico born child can’t be explained, doctors say

Mexico leads the world in childhood obesity and diabetes. There are multiple causes but  a  child case is posing now problems to doctors to explain. Only 10-month-old, Luis Manuel Gonzales from Tecoman, in the Pacific coast state of Colima, weighs 28 kilos.

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: Medicine