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Rotating Night Shift Work and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: Two Prospective Cohort Studies in Women

  • An Pan,

    Affiliation: Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Eva S. Schernhammer,

    Affiliations: Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Qi Sun,

    Affiliations: Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Frank B. Hu mail

    frank.hu@channing.harvard.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: December 06, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001141

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Media coverage on this paper

Posted by plosmedicine on 19 Jan 2012 at 16:18 GMT

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The following articles represent some of the media coverage that this paper has received:

Publication: CBC News
Title: “Shift work raises Type 2 diabetes risk”
http://www.cbc.ca/news/he...

Publication: LA Times
Title: “Shift work: good for your pocketbook, bad for your health”
http://www.latimes.com/he...

Publication: TIME
Title: “Why Working the Night Shift May Boost Your Risk of Diabetes”
http://healthland.time.co...

Publication: Wall Street Journal
Title: “Irregular Night-Shift Work Associated With Higher Diabetes Risk”
http://blogs.wsj.com/heal...

Publication: Focus
Title: “Schichtarbeit erhöht das Diabetesrisiko”
http://www.focus.de/gesun...

Publication: CNN
Title: “Night shift work may raise diabetes risk”
http://edition.cnn.com/20...

Publication: Huffington Post
Title: “Working Night Shifts May Raise Diabetes Risk, Study Shows”
http://www.huffingtonpost...

Publication: Diabetes.co.uk
Title: “Likelihood of developing diabetes rises with irregular work patterns”
http://www.diabetes.co.uk...

Publication: Daily Mail
Title: “Women who work rotating night-shifts have a greater risk of type 2 diabetes”
http://www.dailymail.co.u...

Publication: USA Today
Title: “Night shift work may raise diabetes risk”
http://yourlife.usatoday....

Publication: Boston Globe
Title: “Night shift work linked to diabetes: 3 ways to minimize risk”
http://www.bostonglobe.co...

Publication: Times of India
Title: “Irregular shift ups diabetes risk in women”
http://articles.timesofin...

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