Night Shift Work Risk Genes Reduction

Basically shift work system was made for the safety or welfare of employees. But on the other hand, a system that adversely affects or harm to the health of workers.

As research reveals, night shift work can cause damage to 1,500 genes and trigger a variety of health problems.

Why is that? Because shift work will interfere with the body during the 24-hour cycle and disrupt the rhythm of the gene.

Observations, found the sleep cycle become delayed for four hours every day that worker’s body changed cycle of 12 hours of a normal cycle.

Meanwhile, damage or reductions of gene occur up to six times after doing a blood test. As humans have about 24,000 genes, 1,400 of which are vulnerable to be affected by human sleeping habits. Interrupted sleep can cause all sorts of health problems, ranging from diabetes to cancer.

According to the study, working night shifts may increase the risk of breast cancer in a woman up to 30%. Following risk of heart disease, mental health, depression, diabetes, obesity, and stroke as much as threefold.

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