There are many common reasons you might wake up with a sore throat. Our expert explains how to troubleshoot them and when to seek help.
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School-aged children (5 to 12 years old) need 9 to 12 hours of sleep each night, but many children get only 7 to 8 hours per night — sometimes even less.
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Mention the word “bedtime” in the summer and you’re sure to get groans from kids of any age. That’s especially true of teenagers who have spent the summer staying out late and sleeping until noon. But when it’s time to go back to school, getting back into healthy sleep patterns is a necessity for having … Read More
Think turning in at 12:30 a.m. and dragging yourself out of bed when the alarm sounds at 6 a.m. is no big deal? Here Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, explains why your health depends on reprioritizing a good night’s sleep.
Sleep is essential to good health, so it’s a real drag when you wake up every morning stiff or sore. If inflammation is to blame, our eight tips may bring you relief.
Weighted blankets are all the rage, but can they help ease nighttime anxiety? Here’s what the evidence says.
Whether you are trying to get your kids to bed on time or trying to convince your child not to wake up at 4 a.m., follow these tips from a pediatrician.
Pregnant women who get less sleep are more likely to have complications, but these tips can help solve the problem.