children with sleep apnea have higher risk of behavioral, adaptive and learning problems

Children with sleep apnea have higher risk of Behavioral, Adaptive and Learning Problems

“A new study (2013) found that Obstructive Sleep Apnea, a common form of Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB), is associated with increased rates of ADHD-like behavioral problems in children as w....

November 30,2016

connections in children's brains strengthen during sleep (2013)

Connections in children's brains strengthen during sleep (2013)

“While young children sleep, connections between the left and the right hemispheres of their brain strengthen, which may help brain functions mature, according to a new study by the Universit....

November 30,2016

critical role of myofacial reduction in pediatric sleep disordered breathing (2013)

Critical Role of Myofacial Reduction in Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing (2013)

“Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) has become increasingly recognized as a notable health concern in children given its consequences on behavior, function, and quality of life. The importance of ....

November 30,2016

learning, attention-hyperactivity, and conduct problems as sequelae of excessive daytime sleeping in young children (2012)

Learning, Attention-Hyperactivity, and Conduct Problems as Sequelae of Excessive Daytime Sleeping in Young Children (2012)

“This study suggests that in a large general population sample of young children, parent-reported excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) is associated with neurobehavioral (learning, attention/hy....

November 30,2016

neurobehavioral morbidity associated with sleep disordered breathing during sleep (2006)

Neurobehavioral Morbidity Associated With Sleep Disordered Breathing During Sleep (2006)

“Childhood SDB is associated with neurobehavioral (problems). There is strong evidence of association, consistent findings, and specificity of effect. There is suggestive evidence that this a....

November 30,2016

nighttime sleep found beneficial to infant's skills (2010)

Nighttime sleep found beneficial to infant's skills (2010)

“Young children who get most of their sleep at night perform better in executive functioning than children who don’t sleep as much at night, a new study finds. The study of 60 Canadian ....

November 30,2016

pediatric obstructive sleep apnea and the critical role of oral-facial growth: evidences (2013)

Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea and the critical role of oral-facial growth: evidences (2013)

“The different data accumulated over time on SDB children and the experimental data obtained from infant monkeys years ago are indicative of a strong association between normal oral-facial mu....

November 30,2016

persistent snoring in preschool children - predictors and behavioral and developmental correlates (2012)

Persistent Snoring in Preschool Children - Predictors and Behavioral and Developmental Correlates (2012)

“Persistent snorers had significantly higher reported overall behavior problems, particularly hyperactivity, depression, and inattention. Nonsnorers had significantly stronger cognitive devel....

November 29,2016

posterior crossbite in the deciduous dentition period, its relation with sucking habits

Posterior crossbite in the deciduous dentition period, its relation with sucking habits

“These results suggest that the duration of a pacifier habit and a short frenulum linguae (the vertical skin attachment found directly under the tongue that attaches to the....

November 29,2016

rapid palatal expansion and childhood obstructive sleep apnea (osa) (2013)

Rapid Palatal Expansion and Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) (2013)

“Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common condition in children and can result in serious neurocognitive, cardiovascular and metabolic complications if left untreated. Recently, th....

November 29,2016