Scientists including Russell Foster are saying that cutting sleep is leading to 'serious health problems'. They say people and governments need to take the problem seriously. Cancer, heart disease, type-2 diabetes, infections and obesity have all been linked to reduced sleep.
'Arrogance' of ignoring need for sleep
- 13 May 2014
Society has become 'supremely arrogant' in ignoring the importance of sleep, Professor Russell Foster has told the BBC's Day of the Body Clock.