What Are the Risks of Insufficient Sleep?
A lack of sleep may cause:
- Accidents and injuries
- Behavior problems
- Mood problems
- Memory, concentration, and learning problems
- Performance problems
- Slower reaction times
Signs of Sleep Disorders in Children
Talk to your pediatrician if your child exhibits any of the following signs of a sleep disorder:
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Reviewed by Louis R. Chanin, MD on March 03, 2010
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