Some skepticism on sleep claims

22 Jan

From the good folks at Ask For Evidence.

‘The NHS Choices website claimed that “People who sleep less than seven hours a day are 30% more likely to be obese than those who get nine hours or more of sleep”. This seemed a little suspect as no data were provided to back up this claim, so I contacted NHS Choices to ask for evidence.’

 

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