A new study has linked consuming only a small glass of a sugary drink per day — 100 ml, about a third of a typical can of soda — to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% improve in risk for breast cancer.
The research, which checked out greater than 100,000 French adults, links consumption of sugary drinks to an increased risk of some cancers. This follows recent research linking sugary beverage consumption to a higher threat of untimely loss of life.
“The results indicate statistically significant correlations among the consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks and risk of all cancers combined, and of breast cancer,” mentioned Ian Johnson, nutrition researcher, and emeritus fellow, Quadram Institute Bioscience, who wasn’t concerned within the analysis.
“It’s important for people to know that each one drinks — either with sugar or without are safe to consume as a part of a balanced food regimen,” Danielle Smotkin, a spokeswoman for the American Beverage Association mentioned in a press release.
The research discovered no link between weight-reduction plan drinks and cancer. The authors warned that this creating ought to be interpreted with a warning, as any such beverage had a comparatively low consumption among the many research members.
“There is extra work to be done, and measuring dietary consumption is difficult. Nevertheless, the message from the totality of proof on extra sugar consumption and varied well-being outcomes is evident — reducing the quantity of sugar in our weight loss program is extremely vital,” Lake advised the Science Media Centre within the UK. She was not concerned with the current to examine.