Study of twins showed when someone is sleep-deprived, immune system weakens
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Lack of sleep causes stress on your body and can lead to immune dysfunction and disrupted hormone regulation which can result in long-term problems with chronic stress. Chronic sleep deprivation effects can lead to disease such as diabetes, obesity, heart disease, premature aging and anxiety disorders. Learning to recognize abnormal sleep patterns and employing good sleep hygiene techniques can result in better overall health.