Continuous Update Project logoLATEST RESEARCH
The Prevention of Liver Cancer

CUP Liver cancer cover

Key Findings

  • There is strong evidence that excess body fat increases risk for this cancer.
  • Reaffirms the clear link between alcohol consumption and liver cancer, finding that risk increases with three drinks a day.
  • Drinking an average of one cup of coffee daily reduces the risk.

Links

The Report | CUP Papers

 Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and    Liver Cancer

Source: AICR/WCRF Continuous Update Project Report: Liver Cancer, 2015
STRENGTH OF CURRENT EVIDENCE DECREASES
RISK
INCREASES
RISK
CONVINCING
Effect on Risk:
  Aflatoxins
Alcoholic drinks
Body fatness
PROBABLE
Effect on Risk:
Coffee