Jul 12, 2014 ... Children and adolescents need at least nine hours of sleep per night. Sleep
problems and a lack of sleep can have negative effects on ...
Sleep specialists say there are two main types of insomnia in kids. ... Judith
Owens, M.D., a Parents advisor and director of sleep medicine at Children's
Oct 14, 2014 ... What's important is that parents recognize the signs of sleep disorders so that
they can get their child treated for the underlying causes, rather ...
Short-term insomnia may occur for just a few days to weeks and is caused by
factors that will usually easily pass (eg, sickness, a short-term medication your
ADHD is a serious condition that affects sleep, but can be treated with proper ...
Children with ADHD typically have trouble sitting still, staying focused, and/or ...
In both cases, kids suffer from what sleep experts call the “behavioral insomnia of
childhood," or BIC (American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2005). But there is ...
Does your toddler or preschooler have sleep issues -- does he refuse to go to
bed, fuss about naps, crawl out of his bed and into yours, go to sleep too late or ...
Current evidence indicates that chronically disrupted sleep in children and
adolescents can lead to problems in cognitive functioning. Behavioral
Children exhibiting these symptoms or other behavioral problems should be
carefully assessed by a pediatric sleep medicine specialist for sleep problems.
Symptoms and Treatment of Sleep Disorders in Children. Sleep Medicine at
Phoenix Children's Hospital. The Sleep Study Clinic at Phoenix Children's