Consequences of Disrupting Biological Rhythms

Here's an essay plan on the subject of consequences of disrupting biological rhythms. Use it if you want, I chose these studies/explanations as they had the most information to write about. When writing essays in psych remember about breadth and dept, 200 words approx for AO1 and 400 approx for AO2/3.

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Consequences of Disrupting Biological Rhythms Essay Plan

1. Describe in detail shift work and shift lag. Boivin found that night workers often experience a
Circadian "trough" of decreased alertness during their shifts, this is between midnight, when
Cortisol levels are lowest and 4am when core body temperature is at its…

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