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Risk of metabolic syndrome tied to short sleep duration

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2015

People who slept for less than seven hours daily had an odds ratio of 1.23 of having metabolic syndrome, compared with 1.13 among those with a daily sleep duration of seven to eight hours. The findings in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society, based on 18 studies with 75,657 participants, also revealed that the odds ratio of having metabolic syndrome further increased with shorter sleep durations. PhysiciansBriefing.com (07/22)


Study disputes use of palliative chemo in end-stage cancer care

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 24, 2015

Study links daily soda consumption to increased type 2 diabetes risk

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 23, 2015

Guantanamo nurse to receive ANA ethics award

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 23, 2015

Many hospitals miscalculate their compliance with stroke care guidelines

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 23, 2015

Evidence mounts linking poor oral health to systemic illness

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 23, 2015

More countries achieve high immunization rates, say UN agencies

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2015

USPSTF finds inadequate evidence on visual acuity screening for seniors

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2015

CMS expands Medicare pilot to allow curative care with hospice

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2015

Study looks at trend of light smoking in young U.S. women

ANA SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2015


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