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Do wounds heal faster day or night?

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bluesheart

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Join date : 2014-12-20
20171109

Do wounds heal faster day or night?

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Wounds heal more quickly if they occur during the day rather than after dark, a study suggests.

It found burns sustained at night took an average of 28 days to heal, but just 17 for those that happened in daytime.

The team, at the UK's MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, said they were astounded by the difference they saw in 118 burns patients they studied.

The effect was explained by the way body clock ticks inside nearly every human cell across a 24-hour cycle.

read full article at - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-41918368

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