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How daylight saving affects mortality patterns in Europe

Heather Mason   |   17 November 2022

Daylight saving time (DST) is associated with decreased mortality in the spring and increased mortality in autumn in the first two weeks after their biannual implementation, after adjusting for temporal, meteorological, geographic, and population variables.

In this most extensive study to date to assess mortality patterns surrounding DST, the one-hour...


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