Just when you thought alcohol couldn’t do anymore damage, it swoops in and targets our lady parts. Believe it or not, research shows that consuming alcoholic beverages dramatically increases a woman's risk of hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer. This substance is known to escalate estrogen levels and other hormones that are linked with this type of breast cancer. Additionally, alcohol can also increase your risk by damaging DNA in cells.
For those of you who are curious about statistics, facts, and ways to reduce your risk, check out this Recovery Experts infographic for more information.