Smoking, heavy drinking linked to earlier onset of pancreatic cancer
In the study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology , heavy smokers with pancreatic cancer were diagnosed around age 62 and heavy drinkers at age 61 -- almost a decade earlier.
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#1 Oct 1, 2012
These drunken stinkies don't understand. Can we try using pictures and small words?
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#2 Oct 31, 2013
Acetaldehyde is responsible for directly affecting normal cells by damaging DNA, and proteins, which can lead to cancer.It generates reactive oxygen species which candamageDNA, proteins, and fats through oxidization.
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