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Sleep deprivation a hazard of the trail

...if you don't have a moose walk in front of your team,'' Morris said. Dogs don't suffer nearly as much from sleep deprivation because they are excellent nappers. Morris recommends mushers take the lesson. ''Sleep wherever and whenever...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030200/idi_030200idi002.shtml
iditarod
Sleep deprivation a hazard of the trail

...if you don't have a moose walk in front of your team,'' Morris said. Dogs don't suffer nearly as much from sleep deprivation because they are excellent nappers. Morris recommends mushers take the lesson. ''Sleep wherever and whenever...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030200/idi_030200idi006.shtml
iditarod
Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

...government of making noises and vibrations inside Camp 7 to deliberately keep him awake, reminiscent of the intentional sleep deprivation, along with other forms of abuse, that his lawyers say he endured at the hands of the CIA from the time he was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-13/window-opens-on-secret-camp-within-g
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Is mushing limited by age? Only if you have 4 legs

...and more lessons learned from past mistakes, and they often are better prepared to handle things like the numbing sleep deprivation along the trail.In the past decade, other Iditarod winners have included Jeff King, who was 50 when he won...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-13/is-mushing-limited-by-age-only-if-yo
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Motorcyclist survives collision

Sleep deprivation is to blame for an accident on the Sterling Highway at the entrance of the Birch Ridge Golf Course in Soldotna yesterday morning...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/060107/news_0601new005.shtml
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'No matter what'

...Dusty VanMeter to quickly adjust to changing conditions, endure long periods of physical exhaustion paired with sleep deprivation and pick apart the dangerous landscape often disguised by flat, grey light and tired eyes. It's an almost obscene...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-12-25/no-matter-what
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Bleary-eyed mushers follow Iditarod trail to Nome

...if you don't have a moose walk in front of your team,'' Morris said. Dogs don't suffer nearly as much from sleep deprivation because they are excellent nappers. Morris recommends mushers take the lesson. ''Sleep wherever and whenever...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030300/ala_030300ala011.shtml
alaska
Tips on healthy eating

...hours of sleep each night. You might wonder what does sleep have to do with diet? Recent studies have shown that sleep deprivation is heavily correlated with weight gains. When you haven't gotten the proper amount of sleep, you eat more to...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031208/people_4557.shtml
People
Lose weight and look great this summer

...Research shows that people who sleep fewer than six hours a night are more prone to obesity. Even one night of sleep deprivation can raise ghrelin levels, increasing hunger and appetite and contributing to obesity. And don't forget that healthy...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/050210/peo_631519000.shtml
People
Drug testing -- for humans -- comes to Iditarod

...As stated, marijuana could affect a musher's ability to care for their dogs, but so could the aforementioned sleep deprivation -- a constant of the race. Does this mean mushers should be screened based on how much sleep they get? Of course...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/121109/out_481369672.shtml

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