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Sleep time, quality linked to cardiometabolic syndrome in black adults

06:30 EDT 18 Aug 2017 | Healio

Black patients who have less sleep and lower sleep efficiency had increased cardiometabolic risk compared with white patients, according to a study. David S. Curtis, a graduate student in the department of human development and family studies at Auburn University College of Human Sciences in Alabama, and colleagues reviewed data from 426 participants (mean age, 57 years; 61% women; 31% black) from the MIDUS study.

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