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Findings could help travelers, shift workers adjust to changes in time zones and overnight schedulesIn investigating the intricacies of the body's biological rhythms, scientists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have discovered the existence of a "food-related clock" which can supersede the "light-based" master clock that serves as the body's primary timekeeper.The findings, which appear in the May 23 issue of the journal Science, help explain how animals adapt their circadian...