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Nurses who carry out night shifts are in danger of going through early menopause

It’s unavoidable in many professions, but doing overnight shifts comes with its own unique set of potential health issues. These include interference to your natural sleep rhythms and changes to your metabolism. But for women in nursing – a job that often involves punishing hours – a new health risk has come to light. According… Read More »

Benefits of being an early riser vs. a night owl

EXETER, U.K./BOSTON — A large-scale genomic analysis has revealed some of the inner workings of the body clock, shedding new light on how it links to mental health and disease. The study, published in Nature Communications, suggests that being genetically programmed to rise early may lead to greater well-being and a lower risk of schizophrenia and… Read More »