Drink Less Live More
Drinking alcohol is known to cause cancer. But the good news is you can reduce your risk of cancer by limiting the amount of alcohol you drink or choosing not to drink alcohol at all.
It doesn’t matter what type of alcohol you drink, your cancer risk is the same for all types of alcohol whether it’s beer, wine, cider or spirits. And there’s no conclusive evidence that alcohol helps protect you from any type of cancer.
So how much is it safe to drink?
If you choose to drink alcohol, Cancer Council recommends that you drink only within the national guideline for low risk alcohol consumption, which is no more than two standard drinks