Sleep apnea in children may stunt brain development

On March 18, 2017, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Sleep apnea, a common condition in which breathing briefly stops during the night, may reduce the amount of gray matter in a child’s brain, finds a recent study. Although further research is needed, the results are worrying. Sleep apnea’s effect on the developing brain is currently little understood. …