- [Sleep deprivation as a risk factor for obesity]Rodrigo A Chamorro
Laboratorio de Sueño, Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Rev Med Chil 139:932-40. 2011..The present article summarizes the epidemiologic and experimental evidence related to sleep deprivation and higher obesity risk. The possible mechanisms are highlighted...
- Sleep alterations and iron deficiency anemia in infancyPatricio D Peirano
Sleep and Functional Neurobiology Laboratory, Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Sleep Med 11:637-42. 2010..We suggest that altered sleep patterns may represent an underlying mechanism that interferes with optimal brain functioning during sleep and wakefulness in former IDA children...