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Web MD: "The Health Risks of Shift Work"

April 12, 2010

In a report about coping with excessive sleepiness, Web MD asked Dr. Frank Scheer, PhD about how shift work impacts health through lifestyle and biology. Through his research, Dr. Scheer explains that a disruption in the circadian rhythm can cause adverse medical effects very quickly, and urges shift workers not to panic, but be informed of shift work's possible toll on their health and work with their doctor to monitor any changes.

Read the full article at Web MD

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