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Hard Lesson in Sleep for Teenagers

How much sleep do teenagers need? As it turns out, a lot more than they usually get.

While scientists report that the average adolescent needs eight and a half to nine and a half hours of sleep each night, most get less than 20 percent of that.

Lack of sleep can have many negative effects. . . . → Read More: Hard Lesson in Sleep for Teenagers