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Tips for Toddlers, Teens and Adults on How to Get a Good Night's Sleep

SEATTLE -- Cranky, irritable, overly sensitive — if that describes both you and your toddler, the problem might be that no one's getting enough sleep.A National Sleep Foundation poll, released this spring, found that the average child does not meet even minimum sleep recommendations. Parents a...

New Poll Finds Children Have Poor Sleep Habits, Parents Paying Price

WASHINGTON, DC, March 30, 2004 - America's children are sleeping less than experts recommend while more than two-thirds experience frequent sleep problems, according to a new poll released today by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF). Children's poor sleep habits also take a toll on parents/ca...

Swedish Sleep Medicine Institute Profiled in National Sleep Journal

A multi-page article about the Swedish Sleep Medicine Institute ran as the cover story in the January/February 2004 issue of Sleep Review: The Journal For Sleep Specialists. To read the article, click here.

NIH Sponsors Research Study Seeking Treatment for Epilepsy -- $30 Million grant awarded for research study sites, including Swedish Medical Center

SEATTLE, Sept. 25, 2003 - More than 2.3 million Americans have epilepsy, and it frequently affects children and young adults in the most critical years of their development. Medication is the most common treatment option, and surgery is often considered a last resort. Now a clinical rese...

Unrelated Sleep Problems Compound Health Problems of Older America – New National Sleep Foundation Poll Contradicts Commonly Held Beliefs about Sleep in Older Adults

SEATTLE, April 1, 2003 -- While some older adults are very healthy and have normal sleep patterns, frequent untreated sleep problems may be interfering with the ability of many others to cope with chronic medical conditions, according to a poll released today by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF). ...
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