Too Little Childhood Sleep Tied to Later Problems

WASHINGTON, April 7 (Reuters) - Getting too little sleep doubles a young child's risk of being overweight and raises the chances of later anxiety and depression, researchers said on Monday. Several studies published in the journal Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine add heft to the notion that getting enough sleep has wide-ranging health benefits. Previous studies have shown that older children and adults who get too little sleep are more likely to weigh too much. Researchers...Full Story
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