What Are Night Terrors? And What To Do About Them

Ever woken up to your child yelling and staring blankly, not really awake? Chances are, that’s a night terror. Learn how night terrors differ from nightmares, and how you can help your child get a good night’s sleep.

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The Truth About Melatonin Addiction

For many, melatonin has become an important supplement to help regulate sleep cycles. But can your body become dependent on it in an unhealthy way? Find out from a sleep specialist.

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What To Expect From a Sleep Study

Having trouble sleeping? A sleep study can help doctors figure out if something serious is going on with your health. A sleep medicine specialist shares what to expect.

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Mouth Taping: Is It Safe?

Another viral trend would have you believing that mouth taping helps with snoring, bad breath and allergies. But the lack of scientific evidence suggests otherwise.

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Why Do We Dream?

Have you ever wondered what dreams are and why some seem so weird? A behavioral sleep medicine doctor discusses what experts do — and don’t — know about dreams.

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Melatonin Overdose in Children

More and more parents are turning to melatonin supplements to help their kids sleep, but finding the right dose is important. Our pediatric experts discuss melatonin use for kids.