Tag: Does flying affect breathing?

  • Flight Attendant Health Risks: Does Flying Affect Breathing?

    Flight Attendant Health Risks: Does Flying Affect Breathing?

    The air on the plane contains less oxygen than we usually breathe.  Pilots and flight attendants often have to work in shifts, leading to disruptions in their body clocks and potential health issues. A study by the University of Melbourne identified factors in 930 individuals that contribute to fatigue, sleepiness, shift work disorder (SWD), and…