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Jet Lag

The state of being unadjusted to a new time zone. One generally experiences jet lag after traveling rapidly over a brief period of time. For example, if one flies from Oklahoma to Bahrain, one is likely to experience jet lag because of the eight-hour time difference. Jet lag is a common result of travel for international business.
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To evaluate bedtime, rise time, and sleep length (considering weekends/weekdays), social jetlag, WRD, and WBD, an ANOVA was carried out using age (12, 13, 14, 15, and 16 years), gender (boys and girls), and chronotype (morning, neither, and evening-types) as independent factors.
But I'm still trying to overcome the jetlag a little bit, as I find it difficult travelling east.
JAKARTA: World number two Lee Westwood will have to overcome jetlag and putting problems if he is to mark his 38th birthday Sunday with the Indonesian Masters title.
Results showed a significantly lower score (56%) in the Pycnogenol group for all items rated, amounting to a significant reduction of all jetlag signs and symptoms.
Uncovering the mechanism that links metabolism and circadian rhythms could lead to drugs to combat obesity, aging and jetlag and help shift workers reset their body clocks.
The misalignment of social and biological time is described as the phenomenon of social jetlag (Wittmann et al.
Paul McGinley is hoping he can shake off the lingering effects of jetlag and climb up the Indonesian Open leaderboard after making a steady if unspectacular start on the opening day in Jakarta.
Joe Barton, R-Texas, the ranking minority member of the full committee, noted that the DSM includes such diagnoses as jetlag or caffeine related disorders, and he argued the bill would require these conditions "to be treated the same as a heart attack" by health insurers.
The LA Galaxy midfielder had only just returned to England from the United States, but showed little sign of jetlag as he joined in training with other players.
1 -- 7) Fat Freddy's Drop, clockwise from top left: Fitchie Mu, Sugar Two Tone, Dobie Blaze, Jetlag Johnson, Fulla Flash, Hopepa and Joe Dukie.
I've been on this schedule before, but it usually involves jetlag or a hangover the next day.
The subject of The Jetlag Girl, 1996-99, for example, sticks pins into sculpted manikins, which appear to bleed, while in Manufacturers of Constellation, 2001, two women write on a mattress that is, according to the inscription, SOAKED WITH TEARS.