The Role of Sleep Disturbance On Prostate Cancer Risk and Progression

I stumbled upon a fascinating piece of research from Iceland that looked at the role of Circadian Disruption in Prostate Cancer Development. Knowing my own very poor sleeping patterns and having heard many other men with advanced prostate cancer complaining about very similar experiences it peaked my interest. The researchers pointed out that there have been numerous studies showing that circadian disruption, which may be marked by sleep disturbances and inhibited melatonin production, is probably carcinogenic to humans. They also pointed out that there is important biological evidence that there is an association between circadian disruption and prostate cancer, but [...]