Mothers, not fathers, get less sleep when living with children

On February 28, 2017, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

For many parents of young children, sleep deprivation is likely a regular occurrence. But according to new research, mothers fare worse than fathers. Researchers have found that mothers get less sleep when living with children, but fathers’ sleep is unaffected. From an analysis of more than 5,800 adults,…

Single mothers at greatest risk for sleep problems

On January 11, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Around 50-70 million people in the US have sleep problems. But according to a new survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it is single parents who are most at risk. Single parents – especially single mothers – are more likely than other family types to experience lack…