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2008-07-23 09:00:21

By Nick Sortal, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jul. 23--Reflexology has been around for about 5,000 years, but it hasn't filtered into the public's consciousness as much as, say, yoga or meditation.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.