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Sunday, April 1, 2007

Just Another Sleepless Night


hypomania

<psychiatry> An abnormality of mood resembling mania (persistent elevated or expansive mood, hyperactivity, inflated self esteem, etc.) but of lesser intensity.

Origin: Gr. Mania = madness


insomnia

Inability to sleep, abnormal wakefulness.

Origin: L. Somnus = sleep




From the Online Medical Dictionary



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