Why do we feel sleepy at night? What exactly tells us when to fall asleep and when to wake up? It's not just the light or warmth of the sun, for we can feel sleepy even if we are kept in a windowless office.
A recent study, published in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, found that overweight and obese autistic children are more frequently diagnosed with sleep troubles, anxiety, and depression compared to autistic children who have BMI scores in th
In a 2014 study, published by Molecular Autism, researchers found that one in four girls being treated for anorexia at a London clinic scored above the cutoff for an autism diagnosis. Prior research has also demonstrated the similarities between the two con
Is your baby twitching in her sleep? Don't panic. Resist the urge to pick her up, to hold her limbs down, or to play whackahand. Contrary to what you may think, the baby isn't beginning to wake up, or flailing in her dreams.