Sleep society calls for elimination of daylight saving time

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine has issued a position statement seeking the elimination of daylight saving time, citing the unhealthy and sometimes deadly consequences of it.“For the sake of public health, the health care community must engage in the political process both at the state and national levels to ensure we move to permanent standard time,” past American Academy of Sleep Medicine president Nathaniel P. Watson, MD, MSc, told Healio Primary Care.The position statement, published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, states that standard time is more closelyRead More

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