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Special Report: "Blue Light Dangers"

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

Approximately two-thirds of Americans say they're not getting enough sleep at night. So what's keeping millions from getting a good night of sleep? Maybe it's an uncomfortable bed or an unknown medical issue. Or maybe the answer is right in front of you, literally. 

From computers and cell phones to televisions and alarm clocks, Americans are staying "plugged in longer each day. Now, we're spending our nights by the glow of gadgets, and its effect on shut eye may just shock you!

WSFA 12 News reporter Jennifer Oravet's special report "Blue Light Dangers " airs Thursday at 10:00pm.

You'll hear from a mommy blogger who spends her nights by the glow of her computer or cell phone. We'll also talk with several professionals who are closely monitoring and studying the growing epidemic.

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