This Week in Sleep Medicine: April 30, 2019
While You Were Sleeping: What Sleep Technologists Need to Know This Week
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From the article: “Is synthetic melatonin a quick fix for restless children? Probably not. …In an interview with Parents, Dr. Judith Owens, director of the Sleep Center at Boston Children’s Hospital, advised on what to expect—and what to be cautious of—before adding the sleep aid to your kids’ nighttime routine.”
Takeaway: It's refreshing to see this discussion in a popular culture magazine. Each little discussion like this helps bring awareness to people in a way they can access, understand, and apply.