1 of 2 parts

Working night shifts can increase risk of early menopause

By: Team Ifairer | Posted: 05-03-2019
Heart It
Working night shifts can increase risk of early menopause
Working night shifts can increase risk of early menopause, working night shifts can increase risk of early menopause,  night shifts can raise risk of early menopause,  study,  women who work night shifts more at risk of early menopause,  women health,  ifairer
Women who work in night shifts, even occasionally, are at an increased risk of early menopause, which can heighten the possibility of developing cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis and memory problems, finds a new study. The study showed women who had done continued night shifts for 20 months or more in the preceding two years had a nine per cent increased risk of early menopause, the Daily Mail reported. If they had done rotating night shifts for more than 20 years, the risk rose to 73 per cent.

"For women who went through menopause before the age of 45, shift work seemed to be particularly important. This could be due to disruption of their circadian rhythms, stress or fatigue, although more research is needed," lead author David Stock, from the University of Dalhousie in Canada, was quoted as saying.
Working night shifts can increase risk of early menopauseNext
Tags :
working night shifts can increase risk of early menopause, night shifts can raise risk of early menopause, study, women who work night shifts more at risk of early menopause, women health, ifairer

Dare To Share

  • Creepy Mystery
    'When I couldn't work this machine at the gym one day, a middle-aged guy came over and said, 'Let me help!'...
    Read More...
  • Different Strings of Guitar
    A Fragile heart that beats.
    Read More...
  • Party Animal
    ''I had just started a new job and was trying to impress everyone. I was making great headway with my bosses. Working late, doing extra work, finishing before my deadline and being one hundred percent available..
    Read More...