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About the journal The most highly rated peer-reviewed, primary research journal in nutrition and dietetics, The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition AJCN publishes the latest research on topics in nutrition, such as obesity, vitamins and minerals, nutrition and disease, and energy metabolism. Sleep extension is a feasible lifestyle intervention in free-living adults who are habitually short sleepers: A randomized controlled pilot study In this study, researchers validate methods to better assess the mechanisms underpinning these associations and find that sleeping more might lower sugar consumption.
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