This number is expected to increase epidemically
as a consequence of an aging population and changes in lifestyle.
But the melanopsin receptors are particularly sensitive during the evening and nighttime hours, so "I'm pretty sure that at least many of the sleep disorders we are facing epidemically
are related to evening or nighttime light," he says.
VL affects more than 1,00,000 persons every year in India and occurs epidemically
and endemically in well-defined areas in the eastern parts of the country, mainly Bihar, West Bengal, the eastern districts of Uttar Pradesh, Assam and the foothills of Sikkim (1).
Adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis is a highly contagious disease that occurs worldwide sporadically and epidemically
The obstetrically managed births, known for decades for higher morbidity and mortality rates as well as epidemically
high, unnecessary surgical birth rates, are the problem.