Archives for Sleep

Infants

Sleep Environment Risks

The Question: Are there different risk factors for sleep-related causes of infant deaths as the infants develop? The Study: A review of data from the National Center for the...
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Benefits of Sleep Education

The Question: Does sleep education affect the sleep habits of high school students? The Study: In this study from Hong Kong, 1,545 high school students received intensive education on...
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TV Screens & Sleep Quality

The Question: Does sleeping in a room with a small screen or TV affect the quality and duration of a child’s sleep? The Study: The researchers used data on...
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Sleep Apnea & Weight Gain

The Question: Does adenotonsillectomy (surgical removal of the tonsils and adenoids) for obstructive sleep apnea result in an excessive weight gain? The Study: All the 464 children in this...
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Sleep, Depression, and Attention

In general, sleep problems are of considerable significance to children’s well-being. One of the most studied issues in sleep research is the effect of sleep duration. Concern has been...
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Bedtime and Behavior

The Question: This study looked at a number of questions related to bedtime schedules and childhood behavioral issues. The Study: In this British study, researchers reviewed survey data on...
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Breastfeeding and Sleep

The Question: Does breastfeeding have an effect on the chances of infants developing colic or nocturnal sleep problems? The Study: In this study from Israel, 94 mothers answered questions...
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