|“Sleep Health and Disorders”
Bastyr University, Kenmore
National University of Natural Medicine, Portland
Children of all ages can have sleep problems, which significantly impact their health and daytime Healthy sleep is imperative for overall good health. This course will begin with sleep and circadian physiology and normal sleep throughout the life span. then the six primary categories of sleep disorders will be covered. Cases will be presented, with time for discussion and work-up of the differential diagnosis. Women’s sleep health and the interaction between sleep and other disorders will be included. Course will conclude with information on ways to promote healthy sleep, botanical and nutritional approaches, and common pharmaceuticals.