It’s a lovely idea to think you can put your toddler to bed at night and not worry about them until morning. But as many parents of toddlers already know too well, that’s not always the case.
Things like teeth grinding, breathing pauses, sweating, twitching and jerking, and nightmares can keep toddlers from getting a restful night’s sleep, and when they don’t sleep well or enough, it can lead to problems during the day.
Here are five common toddler sleep problems, according to BabyCenter.com, as well as potential solutions for all of them:
For 5 more common toddler sleep problems and solutions, go to BabyCenter.com
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