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Teenagers: bad to the brain

August 29, 2016

Have you ever thought about something you did as a teen — jumped off a bridge into a murky river or drove too recklessly to the senior prom? Have you looked at your own teen, and thought, ‘What...

Risky behaviors more common among teens who get too little or too much sleep

August 26, 2016

A new study has found that enforcing your teenager’s curfew is critical to their safety. Results of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Youth Risk Behavior Surveys conducted...

Severe sleep apnea can cause learning challenges for kids

August 25, 2016

Sleep apnea isn’t just an adult problem. Long known for causing a number of maladies such as daytime fatigue, high blood pressure, and heart and liver problems, new findings by University of Chicago...