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Understanding and Managing Night Terrors in Children

Night terrors in children

Night terrors, also known as sleep terrors, are a type of parasomnia disorder that can occur during deep sleep. They are often characterized by screams, thrashing, and rapid eye movement, and can be frightening for both the child experiencing the night terror and their caregiver. It is important to understand the causes, symptoms, and treatment …