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Posted by: Gladness | 2010/07/05

Sleeping disorder

I have a 10year old boy whom I don''t undesrtand his sleep as he always shakes his legs all the time during his sleep, it is so irritating as he keeps me up all the time. What can I do to stop him?

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There is a condition where this happens, in which the shaking may disturb his sleep. He will need to be assessed firstly by your pediatrician, to exclude other conditions, and then he may need to be seen by a sleep doctor. Disturbed sleep can sometimes lead to learning problems.

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Posted by: Sleep expert | 2010/07/05

There is a condition where this happens, in which the shaking may disturb his sleep. He will need to be assessed firstly by your pediatrician, to exclude other conditions, and then he may need to be seen by a sleep doctor. Disturbed sleep can sometimes lead to learning problems.

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