Endocrine Effects of Circadian Disruption.

  title={Endocrine Effects of Circadian Disruption.},
  author={Tracy A. Bedrosian and Laura K. Fonken and Randy J Nelson},
  journal={Annual review of physiology},
Disruption of circadian rhythms, provoked by artificial lighting at night, inconsistent sleep-wake schedules, and transmeridian air travel, is increasingly prevalent in modern society. Desynchrony of biological rhythms from environmental light cycles has dramatic consequences for human health. In particular, disrupting homeostatic oscillations in endocrine tissues and the hormones that these tissues regulate can have cascading effects on physiology and behavior. Accumulating evidence suggests… 

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