Improved Behavior in Children with Sleep Apnea

Children with sleep apnea  who had had Adenotonsilloctomy had a noticeable improvement in behavior, quality of life alongside other symptoms – compared to other kids treated with “watchful waiting” and supportive care.  A new study was conducted  on 464 kids from 2007-2011 in different study groups at seven different sleep study centers ; nearly half the kids were obese or overweight .

For more details read http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1215881

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