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Iceland,

an island in the North Atlantic where the disease is prevalent.
Iceland disease - chronic fatigue syndrome. Synonym(s): epidemic neuromyasthenia
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Haf says it's a worthwhile stop near the airport, but Icelanders themselves avoid the private spa's $60 admission fee by visiting one of the island's free, wild hot springs or the inexpensive public water parks in the cities.
Like most Icelandic Canadians even to this day, Eirikur has an inordinate pride in his background and a firm belief that Icelanders are a superior race who overcome every kind of hardship they encounter.
So fiercely do Icelanders protect the gene lines of their animals that if an Icelandic horse leaves the country, the strong, stocky animal is banned from ever returning.
His poems range from celebrations of the Icelandic landscape, via impassioned contrasts between the torpor of present-day Icelanders and the resolution of the heroic past, to comic squibs and occasional poems.
Gunnarsson was forced off by the problem in the 53rd minute as the Icelanders crashed 4-2 to Slovenia.
In front of a crowd of 3,502, the Icelander took full advantage of a late run off the substitutes' bench to introduce himself to the Walsall faithful.
New co-owner David Sullivan has reacted angrily to Spurs making a late move to take Gudjohnsen from Monaco, after the Icelander had undergone a medical and looked set to join Gianfranco Zola's squad.
Eight minutes from the end, Icelander Brynjar Gunnarsson slotted in an equaliser to deprive Derby of their fourth win on the trot.
The willingness of Icelanders to participate in such a project represents a leap of faith in science and private enterprise unlikely to be seen in the United States, said Halla Thorsteinsdottir, an Icelander who studies genomics at the University of Toronto.
World No 20 Dominic Dale coasted through by beating Patrick Wallace 9-3 and Wisbech professional Joe Perry ended the challenge of Kristjan Helgason with a 9-6 victory over the Icelander.
The goal came from a corner kick after Shaun Marshall touched over a rasping 25 yard drive from Icelander Brynjar Gunnarsson.
The Bees notched struck in the 10th minute when big Icelander Ivar Ingimarsson stole in unmarked to head home.