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Jet lag, medically referred to as "desynchronosis," is a physiological condition which is a consequence of alterations to circadian rhythms; it is classified as one of the circadian rhythm sleep disorders.
How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

The relationship between circadian misalignment and the risk of COVID-19 infection

The relationship between circadian misalignment and the risk of COVID-19 infection

Study hints a potential difference in molecular clockworks between the master and slave clock neurons

Study hints a potential difference in molecular clockworks between the master and slave clock neurons

Can meal times affect your risk of glucose intolerance?

Can meal times affect your risk of glucose intolerance?

Daytime meals can help regulate bloodstream glucose levels in night shift workers

Daytime meals can help regulate bloodstream glucose levels in night shift workers

Study reports first-ever modeling of the electrical activity of circadian clock neurons in diurnal species

Study reports first-ever modeling of the electrical activity of circadian clock neurons in diurnal species

Npas4 gene may be a master timekeeper for the brain's circadian clock

Npas4 gene may be a master timekeeper for the brain's circadian clock

Light-controlled on/off switch helps control biological clock in cultured cells, explanted tissue

Light-controlled on/off switch helps control biological clock in cultured cells, explanted tissue

New study reviews effect of coffee on people's sleep and wake cycles

New study reviews effect of coffee on people's sleep and wake cycles

Researchers discover unexpected role for the clock gene in prostate cancer progression

Researchers discover unexpected role for the clock gene in prostate cancer progression

Scientists investigate how cell membrane and COVID-19 virus impact each other

Scientists investigate how cell membrane and COVID-19 virus impact each other

Studies show how individual cells maintain their internal clocks

Studies show how individual cells maintain their internal clocks

Scientists demonstrate importance of aligning internal circadian clock with day-night cycles

Scientists demonstrate importance of aligning internal circadian clock with day-night cycles

Changing clocks is bad for your health, but which time to choose?

Changing clocks is bad for your health, but which time to choose?

Study explains how certain mutations can shorten biological clock timing

Study explains how certain mutations can shorten biological clock timing

Novel melatonin receptor molecules potentially address circadian rhythm disturbances

Novel melatonin receptor molecules potentially address circadian rhythm disturbances

Researchers receive $1 million grant to study effects of bacteria on the brain

Researchers receive $1 million grant to study effects of bacteria on the brain

Fat cells can sense light, not getting enough raises risk of metabolic diseases

Fat cells can sense light, not getting enough raises risk of metabolic diseases

Lack of exposure to sunlight may increase metabolic syndrome risk

Lack of exposure to sunlight may increase metabolic syndrome risk

Irregularity in eating schedules during weekend linked to obesity

Irregularity in eating schedules during weekend linked to obesity