In the contemporary world with the high pace of life and industrialization, more and more people are getting employed on the shift work basis. So far a lot of investigations have indicated harmfulness of this kind of work, treating it as a risk factor for many diseases and medical problems i.e. sleep disorders, peptic ulcer, cancer, obesity, diabetes, dyslipidemias, high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. Biological clock plays a crucial role on physiological processes starting with heart rate and blood pressure along with complex metabolic processes.
Diabetologia Kliniczna 2015;4(1):22-28.