Humans must dance to the circadian rhythm

McBride, David
July 2014
New Zealand Doctor;7/30/2014, p28
The article focuses on how shift work, jet lag and other problems of modern human life affects circadian rhythm, and physical and mental health. It focuses on the functions of circadian rhythm, circadian hormone melatonin, and CLOCK gene (circadian locomotor output cycles kaput). It focuses on influence of the circadian rhythm on sex hormones, and increasing risks factors for diseases like breast cancer.


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