Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome May Be Linked
The prevalence of certain sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia and restless legs syndrome are increased among children and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Some scientists now believe that ADHD and delayed sleep phase syndrome (DSPS) are linked and believe that an estimated 73-78% of children and adults with ADHD also have DSPS. In recent years, scientists have begun investigating whether treating DSPS in people with comorbid ADHD and DSPS improves ADHD symptoms.
You can read the whole article in the Q3 issue of A2Zzz.