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    Fast Facts: Oct. 15

    • We spend almost a third of our lives in bed.
    • 64 percent of women sleep on the left side of the bed.
    • Homosexuality is banned in Albania and two people of the same sex are banned from sharing a bed — even if they’re not homosexual.
    • Winston Churchill habitually dictated letters and went through his briefing papers in bed.
    • More than 600,000 Americans each year are injured on beds and chairs.
    • The United States has many sleeping towns: Sleepy Eye, Minn., Sleepy Creek, Ore., Sleeping Beauty Peak, Ariz., Sleepers Bend, Calif.
    • Sleepwalking is a condition also called somnambulism.

       

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