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  • Children who get 2 hours less sleep than the recommended amount are 92% more likely to be overweight


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    Friday, November 19, 2010 3:10 pm Email this article
    Children with shortest sleep duration, which was defined as getting roughly more than 2 hours less than the recommended amount of sleep, were 92% more likely to be overweight or obese than those who got more sleep according to a recent review by researchers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Recommended Sleep

    Recommended sleep by age

    The recommended amount of sleep according to age is:

     

    Shortest Sleep Defined

    Shortest sleep duration defined by age

    Children with the shortest sleep duration was defined as:

    REFERENCE

    Chen X, Beydoun M, Wang Y. Is sleep duration associated with childhood obesity? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2008 Feb, 16(2):265-74.

    AUTHOR’S CONTACT INFORMATION

    Youfa Wang
    Department of International Health
    Center for Human Nutrition
    Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
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