Early To Bed Keeps Heart Healthy
As anyone that knows me will attest, I have always been a keen follower of the doctrine “early to bed, early to rise”. Whenever I can, I am usually in bed by 8pm.
Apparently, medical research is starting to catch up with this ancient wisdom. In a recent study, reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association, sleep-deprived people had 4.5 times the risk of heart disease — and that’s after researchers subtracted out the effects of other known coronary risk factors, such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes and smoking.
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Posted by Kurma on 27/12/08; 3:13:43 AM