Tags » Deprivation

Sleep Deprivation

Wake up feeling tired? Check. Excessive daytime sleep? Check. Cranky? Check.


Only those with a baby will truly understand what it’s like to be sleep deprived. 265 more words



Her dreams rise each day

Pregnant with expectations

Then retire to bed

The prison door half open

Bondage remains unbroken


on desert wisdom (or surrendering to reduced circumstances)

There’s a thing people say a lot now. It is well intentioned and kind, an attempt at reassurance. It goes something like: “at least you can get more rest now, though. 569 more words



i wonder

if you do
not mean

to touch
and hold

like it is

to do with
your hands.

grab anyone
near by… 81 more words


The deprivation experienced by disabled asylum seekers in the United Kingdom: symptoms, causes, and possible solutions

Author(s): Rebecca YEO



Disabled asylum seekers have been found to often experience extreme deprivation. Possible causes and solutions are explored, drawing on the experiences of disabled asylum seekers themselves as well as on a series of interviews with people working in the asylum and immigration sector.

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"How are you feeling?" can be an important question for men on ADT

At the upcoming meeting of the American Society for Clincial Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Chicago, Dr. Alicia Morgans of Vanderbilt University will be speaking about the physical and cognitive effects of systemic therapy in older men with prostate cancer. 191 more words