Are Our Health Conditions Conditional?
Trouble sleeping at night? Wake up feeling tired? According to a study published in the journal Neurology, people with the gene variant DQB1*0602 are more likely to feel sleepy, be light sleepers and wake fatigued after an extended night’s sleep. Of the 130 people in the study, those who had the gene variant slept less soundly, had less REM sleep and were more tired than those without the gene after the same amount of sleep. Supposedly only 25% of the population has this condition, but I’m sure 90% of us think we’re part of that 25%.
One of the consequences of feeling tired is drowsy driving