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SIESTA

Snooze-Induced Excitation of Sympathetic Triggered. A poorly studied phenomenon in which elderly subjects appear to have an increase in vascular mortality following a siesta (a short rest or nap), which has been attributed to an afternoon peak in blood pressure and heart rate.

SIESTA

Cardiology A clinical trial–Snooze-Induced Excitation of Sympathetic Triggered Activity
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Inside the kitty hamper, you will find three months' supply of New Whiskas, a cat nap cushion, a reflective collar and toys.
Parents who are dragged into the jungle by excitable tykes will be enjoying big cat naps in the dark rather than purring with delight.
They sleep 10 minutes to 2 hours a day; comprised of short cat naps.
Her strategy includes weekly massages, ice baths, a yoga mat in her dressing room for stretching and cat naps, fresh juices, and an occasional tasty treat in honor of the season.
However, thanks to modern improvements in insulation and heating capabilities, the contemporary conservatory can be far more than somewhere the cat naps.
There he shadowed fellow surgeons who perform more skillfully than Western doctors under conditions that many doctors in the US would find unthinkable, working around the clock, catching only cat naps, addressing the needs of patients who wait days to be seen.
Chocolate and Darvin are twins and they always stay together and love their cat naps.
They should have developed an awareness of daytime, during which they have about two hours of sleeps, snoozes and cat naps throughout.
With more than 100,000 cats adopted into loving homes as a result of his efforts so far, Morris took a few months off to catch up on his cat naps and is ready to hit the road with the help of his protege, Li'l Mo([TM]).
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It must provide him with some form of therapy particularly when he cat naps and there is noone better at that than Ding.
Three decades on elderly Mischief still had all his own teeth - but preferred quiet cat naps to hanging out with his feline friends.