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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
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.