506, 2019

Sleep Walking

June 5th, 2019|

What is sleep walking? Sleep walking usually happens during the first few houses after falling asleep. It usually lasts from 5-30 minutes. Sleeping walking can involve: Sitting upright in bed. Walking and even running around [...]

904, 2019

Sleep problems in children with autism

April 9th, 2019|

Sleep problems are extremely common among children diagnosed on the autism spectrum, with researchers estimating somewhere between 40 to 80 per cent of autistic kids are affected. The reasons aren't clear but it could be [...]

2503, 2019

Toddler sleep Tips

March 25th, 2019|

Sleep can be one of the most challenging issues for parents. In the toddler years parents may be unsure about how much sleep their child needs, and when, and how to tell if they are [...]


507, 2019

Does my child have night terrors?

July 5th, 2019|

When a small child wakes up screaming uncontrollably it could be a bad nightmare, or it could be a night terror. Professor Sarah Blunden is a paediatric sleep specialist with the Sleep Health Foundation. She [...]