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Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Many people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study .
Researchers found that tea drinkers who liked their beverage to be warmer than 60 degrees Celsius and consumed more than 700 ml of tea per day - about two large cups - had a 90% higher risk of esophageal cancer, when compared to those who drank less tea and at cooler temperatures.
The study looked at more than 50,000 people in Golestan, a province in northeastern Iran.
“Many people enjoy drinking tea, coffee, or other hot...
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Drink hot beverages? A new study says they can increase your risk of oesophageal cancer

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Adding cold milk to tea and coffee and waiting for hot drinks to cool could protect against oesophageal cancer, a study suggests.
Research has found that regularly swallowing hot drinks nearly doubles the risk of developing diseases of the gullet and researchers have advised people to allow beverages to cool. In 2016, the World Health Organization first warned of the cancer risk associated with drinks above 65 C.
Now a study of 50,000 people by the American Cancer Society has found that drinking 700ml per day of tea at 60 C or higher appears to be “consistently associated” with a 90 per...
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Drinking hot tea linked with elevated risk of esophageal cancer

1 month ago   |   By Science Daily

Previous studies have revealed a link between hot tea drinking and risk of esophageal cancer, but until now, no study has examined this association using prospectively and objectively measured tea drinking temperature. A new study achieved this by following 50,045 individuals aged 40 to 75 years for a median of 10 years.
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Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

1 month ago   |   By KOAT

Those who like their tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.
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