One million children suffer from insomnia, doctors report

(AGI) Rome, Sept 20 - It is easy to pick out children who sleepinsufficiently or poorly because their behaviour during the dayshows problems, both at school and in the family. Their headsdangle while sitting at their desks, at times they becomeaggressive without reason and cannot keep concentration inclass. They are very numerous: over a million children betweenthe ages of three and 14 suffer from a form of insomnia,according to the latest figures from the Paediatricians of theNational Observatory of Health in Children and Adolescents(PAIDOSS), to be presented at their first international

(AGI) Rome, Sept 20 - It is easy to pick out children who sleepinsufficiently or poorly because their behaviour during the dayshows problems, both at school and in the family. Their headsdangle while sitting at their desks, at times they becomeaggressive without reason and cannot keep concentration inclass. They are very numerous: over a million children betweenthe ages of three and 14 suffer from a form of insomnia,according to the latest figures from the Paediatricians of theNational Observatory of Health in Children and Adolescents(PAIDOSS), to be presented at their first international forumin Naples from Sept. 25 to 27. . .