Getting your child to sleep is one of the most difficult tasks for Parents. If your child has special needs, this becomes a sometimes impossible task. Establishing a bedtime routine can sometimes make it easier for your child to fall asleep. Here are some..
Typical Sleep Patterns – Babies and Toddlers Age of Child Daytime Sleep Nighttime Sleep Total hrs sleep/age 1 week 9 hours 8 hours 17 hours 1 month 8 hours 8 hours 16 hours 3 months 6 hours 9 hours 15 hours 6 months 4 hours 10 hours 14 hours 9 month..
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome According to Carolyn Thiedke, M.D., a national expert on sleep disorders in children, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS) is thought to affect one to three percent of children. Symptoms include snoring, difficulty brea..
According to the National Institute for Maternal and Child Health, the top ten ways to reduce the risk of SIDS are: Always place your baby on his or her back to sleep, for naps and at night. The back sleep position is the safest, and every sleep time coun..