Inappropriate sleep onset associations are one of the most important causes of night awakenings in infants, young children, and (rarely) older children. This is a disorder which will respond to behavioral management (or sleep training).
The NYU Baby Sleep Study is examining sleeping, eating, and digestion in healthy infants and infants who may later be diagnosed with developmental disorders. We plan to enroll many thousands of infants in the study. We have three objectives:
The rotation of the earth orbiting the sun – a single star – creates regular day and night cycles. Most organisms take advance of this situation by adapting their lifestyle to being active during one of these phases –