Can you get diabetes from a lack of sleep? That’s what a group of workers in the United States believe – they sued their bosses, claiming their scattered, round-the-clock shifts resulted in them getting diabetes.
Could this be true? How important is a good night’s shut-eye?
Professor Drew Dawson, Director of the Appleton Institute at Central Queensland University, joined Breakfast’s Tim Brunero to discuss the science behind forty winks.
Producers: Kristen Theologou & Abbie Thomas