Insomnia Linked To MI Risk In Women

http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2013/06/07/Less-than-6-hours-of-sleep-ups-a-womans-heart-attack-risk/UPI-16111370584245/?spt=hs&or=hn

 

In today’s ANA SmartBrief:

 

A large study (n=700) of men v. women (over 5 years) looking at the link between lack of sleep and heart attacks shows that — yep — women are at a higher risk for MI than men.

 

Nurses that work 3rd shift need to take extra precautions to safe-guard their health. Insomnia and breast cancer are increased health threats for these night-time angels.

 

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Sleeping (Photo credit: lifebeginsat50mm)

 

 

 

 

 

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