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Examining the Link Between Daylight Saving Time and Public Health

It's that time of year when the leaves change colors, the temperature turns colder, and the amount of daylight we have each day gets a lot shorter. Yes, my friends, it's the end of Daylight Saving Time (DST). We turn our clocks back a full hour this Sunday (officially at 2 a.m.), and although there is the momentary joy of gaining an extra hour of weekend sleep, we also lose an hour of daylight. The twice a year changing of the clocks has been debated for nearly as long as we've been … [Read More]
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