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You May Be Sleeping Better As You Age, Despite Your Perceptions Otherwise
2012-03-01 09:31:36

Are you getting less sleep the older you get? This has been the popular belief but it may not be true. A new survey of more than 150,000 Americans shows subjective sleep quality actually improves over a lifetime, with the fewest complaints coming from octogenarians, reports BBC News Health and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine . “This flies in the face of popular belief,” Michael Grandner, PhD, lead author of the study said in a statement. “These results force us to...

2011-08-19 00:00:30

Friends Life Care, a non-profit Pennsylvania-based organization that provides unique long term care solutions, recently completes their enrichment workshop, Improving Sleep for Better Health, as part of its VigRâ“ž¢ program, which focuses on holistic approaches to healthy, active living. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 The long term care company Friends Life Care completes its workshop Improving Sleep for Better Health. This four-week workshop,...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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