Study: Changing sleep habits ups mortality risk

11/28/2007 | Medscape (free registration)

Increasing or decreasing one's regular sleep levels can raise the risk of death, according to a new study that showed people who reduced their sleep from six, seven or eight hours doubled the risk of cardiovascular death, while those who increased their hours beyond nine doubled their risk of death from other causes.

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