Can fruit juices increase risk of cancer?

Instinctively, many people would think of fruit juices as healthy. Many would not associate fruit juices with cancer.

A recent study in British Medical Journal says that “the consumption of 100% fruit juice was significantly associated with the risk of overall cancer”.

The conclusion – sugar is bad from cancer point of view.

References

Sugary drink consumption and risk of cancer: results from NutriNet-Santé prospective cohort

BMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l2408 (Published 10 July 2019)

Disclaimer: Please note- This blog is NOT medical advice. This blog is purely for information only. See your own doctor to discuss concerns and options relevant for you.