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What are some signs of a sleep disorder in a child?

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Dr. Ruchir Patel
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Peds sleep

Children manifest poor sleep quality from any reason differently from adults.
Some clues would be snoring, restless sleep, bed wetting, irritability, hyperactivity, decreasing school performance, weight gain, and / or sleep walking/talking/sleep terrors.

In brief: Peds sleep

Children manifest poor sleep quality from any reason differently from adults.
Some clues would be snoring, restless sleep, bed wetting, irritability, hyperactivity, decreasing school performance, weight gain, and / or sleep walking/talking/sleep terrors.
Dr. Ruchir Patel
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Dr. Sumeet Kumar
Neurology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Sleep in children

Symptoms include sleepiness, attention problems, hyperactivity, bed wetting, poor grades, sleeping in school, fear of going to bed, sleep walking, nightmares and night terrors, snoring and other breathing difficulties during sleep, daytime fatigue and more.

In brief: Sleep in children

Symptoms include sleepiness, attention problems, hyperactivity, bed wetting, poor grades, sleeping in school, fear of going to bed, sleep walking, nightmares and night terrors, snoring and other breathing difficulties during sleep, daytime fatigue and more.
Dr. Sumeet Kumar
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