S6 Episode 18 – Why your teen simply must sleep – Parental As Anything ABC Podcast

Sleep deprivation is a silent epidemic among our teenagers, according to paediatric and adolescent sleep specialist, Dr Chris Seton.

With screen time, social media and gaming competing for our teenager’s attention, sleep disruption is at an all-time high.

Dr Seton tells Maggie Dent about the devastating effects sleep deprivation has on our teenagers. From social, emotional and mental health problems to declining academic performance, it is a wake-up call for parents to make sleep a priority.

LISTEN HERE: #S6 Episode 18 – Why your teen simply must sleep 

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