Just when you thought you were used to early sunsets and bright mornings … it’s time to turn your clock forward! This year, daylight saving time begins March 10, and just like the end of daylight saving time, “springing forward” can have surprising effects on your health. Here’s what happens when you “lose” an ever-important hour of sleep — and what you can do to help your body adjust.
1. You might feel a little jet-lagged.
It might not seem like much, but disrupting your sensitive cir
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Maybe you were up late watching your latest TV obsession, working past your typical bedtime to put the final touches on a project for work, or were awake for hours comforting a sick child in the middle of the night. Whatever the reason for lost sleep, you woke up this morning feeling groggy and less-than-ready to start the day, reaching for all the coffee to get you through.
If this is a common occurrence for you, take note: Besides simply making you feel tired, not getting enough sh
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Has this ever happened to you? You wake up abruptly, unsure of what disturbed you, and immediately reach for your phone to check the time. Is it time to wake up? The numbers stare back at you – it’s 7:00 a.m. Frantic, you’re just about to leap out of bed when you realize…it’s Saturday. (Oh, great!)
If you’ve ever wondered why you couldn’t snooze past your weekday wake-up time, there’s a silver lining: your circadian rhythms are probably working just fine.
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