Beware the Night Shift

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Carla Finkielstein, a molecular biologist at Virginia Tech, says that working the night shift may increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer, according to Science Nation's Miles O'Brien. "Women that work the night shift have higher incidence of breast cancer," Finkielstein says. The theory is that altering a woman's body clock could also alter her body chemistry and prod healthy cells into becoming cancerous.

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