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Report: Sleep Loss Takes Toll on Teens

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Report: Sleep Loss Takes Toll on Teens

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Report: Sleep Loss Takes Toll on Teens

Report: Sleep Loss Takes Toll on Teens

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A new study finds that the tendency for some children in their early adolescence to sleep less presents a danger to their mental health. The study, in the recent issue of the journal Child Development, says children who get less sleep may develop symptoms of depression and low self-esteem. NPR's Michelle Trudeau reports.

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