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Sleep Deprivation (INACTIVE)

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  • 'Gabby' Giffords to skydive on 3rd anniversary of Tucson shooting

    'Gabby' Giffords to skydive on 3rd anniversary of Tucson shooting
    Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle "Gabby" Giffords of Arizona is skydiving Wednesday, the third anniversary of a rampage that killed six people and left the legislator partially paralyzed. Giffords, 43, was one of more than a dozen people who were wounded in...
  • New York to be 21st state to OK medical marijuana

    New York to be 21st state to OK medical marijuana
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has loosened up on medical marijuana. An executive order on Wednesday by Cuomo, a longtime opponent of legalizing pot for medicinal purposes, is set to legalize medical marijuana. But it's restrictive. It will still be illegal...
  • Handshakes are germ bombs - embrace the fist bump!

    Handshakes are germ bombs - embrace the fist bump!
    There's a movement afoot to end handshaking. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 80% — 80%! — of all infections are transmitted by hands. That very well might explain why you are sick —- or recovering from...
  • Arianna Huffington to take Third Metric event on the road

    Arianna Huffington to take Third Metric event on the road
    Want to have lunch with Arianna Huffington and learn why success should mean more than money and power? It'll only cost a thousand dollars. The Huffington Post Media Group editor-in-chief and president is going out on a three-city tour with MSNBC's...
  • Teacher says he lost 37 pounds eating McDonald's three times a day

    Teacher says he lost 37 pounds eating McDonald's three times a day
    An Iowa schoolteacher says he lost 37 pounds by eating nothing but McDonald's for 90 days. Take that, Morgan Spurlock! John Cisna and his students at Colo-Nesco School District decided to challenge Spurlock's Oscar-nominated documentary "Super Size...
  • Zora Neale Hurston, author, dazzler, gets a Google Doodle

    Zora Neale Hurston, author, dazzler, gets a Google Doodle
    Zora Neale Hurston, celebrated Tuesday in a Google Doodle, died in 1960 in a welfare home after giving the world some of its greatest literature. Although her greatest renown came after death, in life the African American novelist and anthropologist was a...
  • How to get an A in health

    How to get an A in health
    High school students are faced with the task of balancing difficult courses, athletics and their jobs. This takes a toll on students’ health, leading to lack of sleep, poor nutrition, stress and inadequate physical activity.    “It’s...
  • Surgeon all-nighters don't lead to complications: study

    Surgeon all-nighters don't lead to complications: study
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Sleep-deprived surgeons don't make any more mistakes than usual during gallbladder operations, a new study suggests. Whether doctors had been up doing emergency surgery the previous night did not affect a patient's risk of...
  • Hoover High students to stage 24-hour improv event

    Hoover High students to stage 24-hour improv event
    Hoover High drama students are preparing this week for their annual improvisation marathon in which dozens of students will spend 24 hours performing onstage beginning at 6 p.m. Friday. Fourteen-year-old Hoover freshman Vivica Rush said some students...
  • Details of state's case in Highwood slaying emerge as police interview with one of defendants played at hearing

    Details of state's case in Highwood slaying emerge as police interview with one of defendants played at hearing
    It was nearing 2 a.m. at the Highland Park police station when two investigators from the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force laid out the situation for 17-year-old Philip Vatamaniuc. "I don't think either of us are saying that you killed him, but you...
  • Residents press Arundel school board to consider later high school start times

    Residents press Arundel school board to consider later high school start times
    Annapolis High School student Dajuan Gay left an after-school job early Wednesday so he could petition the Anne Arundel County Board of Education for later school start time. The junior than left the board meeting to resume his regimented daily schedule...