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AOHC 2020 in Washington, D.C.

AOHC(American Occupational Health Conference) 2020 will be held in tn the District of Columbia. AOHC is an annual meeting of ACOEM(American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine) and is the largest gathering of occupational health professionals in the world. This year, AOHC will be held May 3-6 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. You can find more details and register at the official AOHC2020 website.

Effect of night shift work on the control of hypertension and diabetes

Authors: Park J, Shin SY, Kang Y, Rhie J BACKGROUND: Night shift work induces physiological and psychological stress by altering sleep and biological rhythms and is associated with hypertension, diabetes, obesity, and cardiovascular diseases. Few studies have been conducted on the control of hypertension and diabetes. This study aimed to examine the effect of night shift work on the control rate of hypertension and diabetes. METHODS: Subjects comprised workers aged 20-65 years who underwent specific health examination at a single facility in seven different affiliated examination centers from 1 January to 31 December 2016. Workers were categorised into day workers and night shift workers. De


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