People in Georgia are some of the sleepiest in the nation. That’s according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which ranked Georgia as seventh in a listing of states with the worst sleeping habits.
The CDC found Georgia residents just don’t get enough shut-eye and that’s creating dangerous health risks.
“Georgians, in particular I think, are more at risk for obesity and there’s a higher prevalence of obesity in our state, which might account for some of that daytime sleepiness,” Rosenberg said.
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