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The effects of working overnights on your health

The effects of working overnights on your health

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - If you work an overnight shift, you may want to rethink your lifestyle.

New evidence shows how working the graveyard shift can actually make you sick.

After altering natural body clocks, Scientists found that those studied had dangerous effects from the changes and responded differently to food.

Graveyard shift workers are also at higher risk for Type 2 Diabetes and Heart Disease.

This study is one of the first to show exactly how the body is harmed.

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