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Sig Kauffman
10-30-2004, 12:57 PM
Best Cities for Good Sleep

By Jeanie Lerche Davis
WebMD Medical News

Oct. 18, 2004 -- Sleep deprived? Move to Minneapolis, Anaheim, or Austin. A new study reveals the best and worst cities in America for getting some good sleep. Cities with the most sleep problems? Detroit and Cleveland.

The "Sleep in the City" study ranks America's 50 most populated metropolitan areas in getting a good night's sleep. The analysis is based primarily on a CDC nationwide telephone survey of more than 250,000 households in which residents were questioned about physical and emotional health -- markers for good sleep.

The top metro areas for good sleep:

Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
Anaheim, Calif.
San Diego, Calif.
Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, N.C.
Washington, D.C.
Bergen-Passaic, N.J.
Austin, Texas
Kansas City, Mo.

The 10 cities with most sleep problems:

Nashville, Tenn.
New Orleans
New York
Las Vegas
San Francisco
St. Louis

10-30-2004, 12:58 PM
Interesting...good find.

Ultra Peanut
10-30-2004, 02:44 PM
This is even more retarded than most other stupid surveys.

10-30-2004, 02:48 PM
well there is a lot of partying going on in most of those sleepless cities...

Im kinda surprised that Seattle isnt sleepless... especially with the 3 game schnide by the hags.