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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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FLAVIO'S BRICK OVEN AND BAR Authentic homemade Italian specialties in the heart of Siesta Village, including mouthwatering brick oven pizzas.
People have helped us enormously in the past so it's nice if you can reciprocate it" - Siesta director Julie Gofton
The siesta was officially declared dead in 2007 - for many in the private sector at least - when a law was passed saying shops and offices did not have to shut for three hours each afternoon during the summer months.
The Spanish campaigners argue that Madrid is also under obligation to protect the siesta and should consider installing beds in the street.
The ground floor of the Siesta has a lounge with French doors to the rear garden, kitchen with utility room, a separate dining room and a cloakroom.
A spokesperson for Siesta Awareness UK said: "The main purpose is to help make a short post-lunch nap acceptable as an effective tool in helping us to be more healthy, alert and productive in the afternoon.
Siestas are common in the Mediterranean region and several Latin American countries and those countries also tend to have low mortality rates of coronary heart disease.
With Siesta Key in Sarasota in third place, 2007 is set to be an exciting year for Florida's Gulf Islands.
Of course the people of the Med have been fans of the siesta for years.
They slow down during the hottest part of the day and have an afternoon siesta.
AS campsite holidays go, there can be few better locations than La Siesta on Spain's 'secret' Costa Brava.
Last month, Market: Europe in its Country Focus on Spain mentioned that because of longer commute times and a growing movement to synchronize working hours with other countries, the traditional siesta was disappearing.