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Milk and prostate cancer

You may have read an article in the Daily Mail about a new study suggesting drinking lots of milk increases risk of prostate cancer.

Here’s the interpretation of Dr Rachel Thompson, Deputy Head of Science for World Cancer Research Fund:

‚ÄúThis study has relied on people remembering how much milk they drank over a long period of time, so we cannot be sure how reliable this is. It is also worth pointing out that when it refers to a doubling of prostate cancer risk, that is in people who drank almost one-and-a-half pints of milk a day, which is quite … Continue Reading