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Winter-over syndrome

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The winter-over syndrome is a condition found in individuals who "winter-over" throughout the Antarctic (or Arctic) winter. [1]

13 relations: Absent-mindedness, Alert, Nunavut, Depression (mood), Eureka, Nunavut, Insomnia, Irritability, Irritable bowel syndrome, List of research stations in the Arctic, Polar T3 syndrome, Research stations in Antarctica, Seasonal affective disorder, Social isolation, Stress (biology).


Absent-mindedness is where a person shows inattentive or forgetful behavior.

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Alert, Nunavut

Alert, in the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada, is the northernmost permanently inhabited place in the world, ("Twice a year, the military resupply Alert, the world's northernmost settlement.") at latitude 82°30'05" north, from the North Pole.

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Depression (mood)

Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, tendencies, feelings, and sense of well-being.

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Eureka, Nunavut

Eureka is a small research base on Fosheim Peninsula, Ellesmere Island, Qikiqtaaluk Region, in the Canadian territory of Nunavut.

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Insomnia, also known as sleeplessness, is a sleep disorder where people have trouble sleeping.

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Irritability is the excitatory ability that living organisms have to respond to changes in their environment.

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Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a group of symptoms—including abdominal pain and changes in the pattern of bowel movements without any evidence of underlying damage.

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List of research stations in the Arctic

A number of governments maintain permanent research stations in the Arctic.

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Polar T3 syndrome

Polar T3 syndrome is a condition found in polar explorers, caused by a decrease in levels of the thyroid hormone T3.

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Research stations in Antarctica

A number of governments maintain permanent research stations in Antarctica and these bases are widely distributed.

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Seasonal affective disorder

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a mood disorder subset in which people who have normal mental health throughout most of the year exhibit depressive symptoms at the same time each year, most commonly in the winter.

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Social isolation

Social isolation is a state of complete or near-complete lack of contact between an individual and society.

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Stress (biology)

Physiological or biological stress is an organism's response to a stressor such as an environmental condition.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winter-over_syndrome

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