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Night Shift Health

Why Working The Night Shift Has Major Health Consequences

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 04.24.2015 | Healthy Living

The 15 million Americans who work the night shift won't hesitate to tell you about the toll their work lives take on their sleep schedules. However, q...

How To Survive The Night Shift

Posted 10.17.2014 | Healthy Living

By Amir Khan for U.S. News Working nights is tough. Sleeping when the sun is out and working when it's dark can take a real toll on your sleep sche...

The Impossibility Of The Night Shift

Posted 08.26.2014 | Healthy Living

By Avital Andrews Maintaining a regular circadian rhythm is crucial for human health. But almost 15 percent of full-time salaried workers in the Un...

8 Ways Working The Night Shift Hurts Your Health

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan and Sarah Klein | Posted 08.14.2014 | Healthy Living

Almost 15 million American adults don't work the typical 9-to-5, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These employees clocking...

8 Ways Working The Night Shift Could Hurt Your Health

Posted 10.25.2012 | Healthy Living

Working the night shift might raise a man's risk of prostate cancer by nearly three times, according to a new study in the American Journal of Epidemi...

A Serious Health Risk Of Working The Night Shift?

Posted 05.30.2012 | Healthy Living

Working the night shift is linked with an increased risk of breast cancer in women, a new study suggests. HealthDay reported that breast cancer ris...

Study Shows Another Reason Why Night Shifts Might Be Bad For Health

Posted 02.06.2012 | Healthy Living

By Amanda Gardner Women whose jobs require them to rotate through day and night shifts may be increasing their diabetes risk, especially if they ma...

How Working The Night Shift Can Affect Your Health

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 07.31.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Many sleep problems can be attributed to an internal clock that has become out of sync. Sometimes your body's clock just doesn't quite match up with society's 24-hour clock.