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The danger of Googling for health advice
in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests. A group of pediatric researchers evaluated the quality of search, . The American Academy of Pediatrics cautions against this, recommending only supervised, awake stomach. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2012/08/08/the-danger-of-googling-for-health-advice

Tonsillectomies help breathing problems in children
of Pediatrics says that before getting the procedure, children should be submitted to a sleep study so. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2011/07/27/tonsillectomies-help-breathing-problems-in-children

Children who sleep less externalize behavior problems more
Pediatrics, the official journal of the Society for Development and Behavioral Pediatrics, analyzed parent. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2013/07/10/children-who-sleep-less-externalize-behavior-problems-more

Children who sleep less are more likely to be overweight
. A study in the April 7 issue of the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine examined sleep duration, to be overweight or obese. An article in Pediatrics in 2007 involved 785 children. Results show. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2008/05/08/children-who-sleep-less-are-more-likely-to-be-overweight

Sleep problems are common in children with ADHD
Sleep problems are common in children with ADHD, Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is related to behavioral and emotional problems. Research also shows a link between ADHD and sleep problems in children. A study in the April 7 issue of the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine indicates that sleep problems are common in children with ADHD. The study involved 239, their age. Snoring A study of 866 children was published in Pediatrics. The children were between. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2008/04/18/sleep-problems-are-common-in-children-with-adhd

Ten percent of children ages 6-8 have sleep-disordered breathing
Finland and was published in the European Journal of Pediatrics. The study involved 512 Finnish. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2012/12/17/ten-percent-of-children-ages-6-8-have-sleep-disordered-breathing

Evening Screen Time Negatively Affects Kids' Sleep
Evening Screen Time Negatively Affects Kids' Sleep, Many young children have a problem going to sleep when it is their bed time. A recent study in the journal Pediatrics found that children between the ages of 3 and 5 had trouble sleeping if they had screen time after 7 p.m. Screen time includes television, video games or the computer. The amount of violent content in the program or game appears to be a contributing factor. According to the study, about 20 percent of the 112 children. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2011/06/28/evening-screen-time-negatively-affects-kids'-sleep

Students see improvements with later school start times
Students see improvements with later school start times, A slight change to high school start times may make a big impact on wakefulness and academic performance. A study published in the July issue of Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine is the latest to show why starting school near dawn may not be in the students' best interest. Improvements were across the board when a boarding school in Rhode Island pushed start times forward from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Student felt more motivated. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2010/07/06/students-see-improvements-with-later-school-start-times

Children, Media Violence & Nightmares
Children, Media Violence & Nightmares, Just in time for Halloween, the thriller Paranormal Activity and horror flick Saw VI topped the box office charts last weekend. The House of the Devil opened on Friday. They're the kind of movies that the American Academy of Pediatrics wants parents to help their children avoid. The AAP has just released a revised policy statement on media violence. It reports that the average young person will have viewed an estimated 200,000 acts of violence. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2009/11/01/children-media-violence-nightmares

Let’s move – and sleep – to reduce childhood obesity
was published online ahead of print Jan. 14. It appears in the journal Pediatrics. So what. . .
http://www.sleepeducation.org/news/2013/01/23/let-s-move-and-sleep-to-reduce-childhood-obesity