Obstructive Sleep Apnea for Parents
Brief pauses in breathing during sleep can be normal. But when breathing stops often or for longer periods, it can be a cause for concern.
Snoring for Kids
Are you a kid who snores? Find out why some people are such noisy sleepers in this article for kids.
Sleep Study (Polysomnogram) for Parents
A sleep study (or polysomnogram) helps doctors diagnose sleep problems. It is an overnight test that can record a variety of body functions while a child sleeps.
Sleep Problems in Teens for Parents
Does your teen have trouble falling asleep at night? Is he or she sleepy during the day? Find out if it's just a normal part of adolescence, or if something else is to blame.
Insulin Resistance for Parents
Insulin resistance happens when the body does not respond properly to insulin. It can can raise a child's risk for type 2 diabetes and other health problems.
Adenoids and Adenoidectomy for Parents
Enlarged adenoids are normal some kids, but others need surgery. Often, tonsils and adenoids are removed at the same time.
Sleep Disorders - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about problems that can affect sleep.
Common Sleep Problems for Teens
Sleep problems can keep some teens awake at night even when they want to sleep. If that sounds like you, find out what you can do.
Tonsillectomy for Parents
A tonsillectomy is surgery to remove the tonsils. It's one of the most common surgeries kids and teens get. Find out more.
Sleepwalking for Parents
Although it can be unnerving to see, sleepwalking is actually very common in kids. Here's how to keep your young sleepwalker safe.