Sometimes your toddler just won't sleep through the night. Here you'll learn how to figure out what's standing between your toddler and a restful night's sleep with our guide to common sleep issues (there's quite a few!).
If your nights are an endless cycle of wake-ups, you're doing something wrong. Try these tweaks for babies, toddlers, and preschool-aged kids.
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Bedtime issues often linger long past your child's first birthday. The trick is teaching your child to fall asleep on her own.
They're too young to vote, too young to drive, but not too young for sleep disorders. We'll help you all get some shut-eye.
Are you struggling with getting your child to sleep? Get the solutions to toddler bedtime issues.
My 3-year-old has started waking up every night. What can we do about this?
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Is putting your little one to bed a constant battle? Here, Parents advisory-board member Jodi Mindell, Ph.D., author of Sleeping Through the Night: How Infants, Toddlers, and Their Parents Can Get a Good Night's Sleep (HarperCollins, 1997), offers strategies for helping babies and big kids alike get the rest they need.
We'll help you figure out the cause of your child's slumber trouble, so you both can get more rest.
Fred and Jeanette have 18-month-old twin boys who have never slept through the night and frequently end up in their parents' bed. It's the baby sleep whisperer to the rescue!
Night terrors are common in young kids. This is what causes them, and how to help your child.
A new study has found that the more time young kids spend using touchscreen devices, the more likely they are to have trouble sleeping.
Endless stalling, toothbrush battles, and pleas for just one more story -- preschoolers know how to drag out their nightime routine. Here, expert strategies for overcoming sleep struggles.
Your Children's Sleep Questions Answered by Q&A with Dr. Jodi Mindell
Why do my kids have these strange episodes?
Why do kids often wait until the wee hours to wail for you? Solve your child's 2 a.m. problems so everyone can get back to sleep.
Though nightmares usually don't start until around age 3, your child may occasionally awaken during the night from a bad dream. Here's how to help your youngster settle back to sleep.
If your child is awake when he should be snoozing, we'll help him get the rest he needs.
Green monsters, clowns, or shadows at night -- whatever your preschooler's fears, you can find ways to help ease her anxieties.
Developmental changes, teething, separation anxiety, and fear of the dark can create bedtime problems for your two-year-old. Knowing how to respond can keep your nightmares to a minimum.