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2010-03-02 13:01:25

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. "“ Not getting enough sleep does more damage than just leaving you with puffy eyes. It can cause fat to accumulate around your organs "“ more dangerous, researchers say, than those pesky love handles and jiggly thighs. A new study by researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine reveals how extremes of sleep "“ both too much and too little "“ can be hazardous to your health "“ especially for young minority women, a group most...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.