Heartburn Raises Odds for Esophageal, Larynx Cancers

It’s possible, Abnet said, that similar mechanisms could also contribute to squamous cell carcinoma in the esophagus and to laryngeal cancer. Whether treating GERD cuts those cancer risks “remains an open question,” he said. In the United States, he noted, the major drivers of the cancers studied here are smoking and heavy drinking.… Continue reading Heartburn Raises Odds for Esophageal, Larynx Cancers