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  How To Give Sleep Study At Home / Residence (For Children)

Snoring and Sleep Apnea (stoppage of breathing while asleep) is common in children. This is commonly due to large adenoid and tonsils. Untreated children gets retarded mental and physical growth, fatigue, irritability, bed wetting, restless leg syndrome and behavioral problems. It is mandatory to get a sleep study to make the diagnosis.This test is usually done in a Sleep Lab. But getting a child to undergo this test in an unfamiliar place is traumatic. Now a days the same test can be done at home as shown in the video clip.