Social network means less kip

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SOCIAL networking and the growth of handheld devices have been revealed as the reasons behind a shift in the bedtime habits of South Yorkshire men and women, according to a report published today.

People in South Yorkshire are now going to sleep up to an hour-and-a-half later than previously, because they are surfing the net and chatting on Facebook in bed, the study by found.

Nearly half of those questioned spend up to 90 minutes on laptops, tablets and smartphones in bed.