Study finds higher BMI, cortisol levels in shift workers

10/10/2011 |

Young adults who work on shift schedules had higher body mass index and long-term cortisol levels, compared with day-workers, a study found. These changes could explain the increased cardiovascular risk seen in shift workers, researchers reported in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

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