03/05/2015

Night shift work at specific age ranges and chronic disease risk factors

A study, published in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, suggests that
night shift work may contribute to an adverse chronic disease risk profile, and
that risk factors may vary depending on the age at which night shift work was
performed.'

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The authors examined the association of night shift work history and age when
night shift work was performed with cancer and cardiovascular disease risk
factors among 54 724 women.


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AplusA-online.de - Source: Occupational and Environmental Medicine