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Children and Sleep

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Pediatric Sleep Disorders

Sleep disorders in children are very common; even infants may have sleep disorders. Poor sleep quality and/or quantity in children are associated with a host of problems, including academic, behavioral, developmental and social difficulties, weight abnormalities, and other health problems. Not only do pediatric sleep problems affect children’s health, but they can impact family dynamics and parental or sibling sleep. While many children will outgrow these sleeping problems, there are many cases in which it is signaling an underlying disorder.

Signs of a Pediatric Sleep Disorder

  • Difficulty falling asleep
  • Difficulty staying asleep
  • Excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Snoring
  • Abnormal body movements during sleep
  • Night terrors/nightmares

Common Types of Sleep Disorders Among Children

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Sleepwalking
  • Insomnia
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome

Treating Pediatric Sleep Disorders

Getting a professional diagnosis for what is causing sleep problems for your child is needed in order to get a treatment plan that will be most effective. Our goal is is to find the best solutions for your child’s sleeping difficulties. Columbus Sleep Consultants can run a number of tests to accurately diagnose and create a comprehensive treatment plan. Call us today.

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Whether it’s a snoring problem, apnea, insomnia, restless leg syndrome or narcolepsy, we know how to identify and treat the disorder.