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A sleeping teenager. (credit:  Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Parents Using Hormone Supplement To Get Kids To Sleep

Most days things go smoothly for North Texas mom Amee Calloway, but nighttime — that’s another matter. Amee had a hard time getting her oldest son to sleep, then her pediatrician gave her some unexpected advice.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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IKEA Recalls Children’s Beds

Swedish furniture chain IKEA is recalling two models of children’s beds for repair, citing complaints over a metal rod that can break and potentially cause harm.

08/15/2013

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DFW Doctor On Induction & Autism, Sleep & Diet

Dr. Crystal Foster is back with a look at the latest health headlines, including a possible link between induction and autism, and how food can help or hurt your nightly sleep.

08/14/2013

A look at a "Minute Suites" room at DFW Airport (photo J.Thomas, CBSDFW.COM)

Minute Suites Debut At DFW Airport

There aren’t many good places to grab some sleep, or just relax, in the bustle of a noisy airport. But now, there’s the new Minute Suites, which recently opened at DFW Airport.

06/05/2013

A man covers his face while sneezing in a garden. (credit: Getty Images/Jim Watson/AFP)

Allergies Keeping You Up At Night? You Are Not Alone

For many North Texans, the term ‘seasonal’ allergies can be at best, misleading– because sufferers know the misery is often year round… and the typical sniffling and sneezing can be just the beginning.

CBS 11–03/29/2013

Construction on the LBJ Express Project near Interstate 35E in Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.com)

Construction Noise On LBJ A Problem For Residents

As work continues on the LBJ Express Project – so does the noise. Now a number of homeowners are complaining that they can’t sleep, because loud jackhammers are being used at all hours of the night.

CBSDFW.COM–03/15/2013

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Changes From Your Health To Your Wallet With Daylight Saving

It’s that time of year again! This weekend time will officially change — meaning we set our clocks forward and lose an hour of sleep. Now there’s proof that hour can cause big changes in everything from health and mood, to retail spending.

CBSDFW.COM–03/08/2013

A sleeping teenager. (credit:  Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Expert Suggests Sleepy Teens Turn Off Gadgets

North Texas doctors and sleep experts said that more and more teens are in search of sleeping pills. But one expert recommends that they shut off all of the electronics.

CBS 11–02/27/2013

A road sign warns drowsy drivers to take a break on long stretches. (credit: Torsten Blackwood/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: 1 In 24 Admit Nodding Off While Driving

This could give you nightmares: 1 in 24 U.S. adults say they recently fell asleep while driving. And health officials behind the study think the number is probably higher.

01/04/2013

A sleeping teenager. (credit:  Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Arlington Parents Seek Later School Start Times

Parents have done their homework and they are pushing for a school start time after 8 a.m. They’ve started a petition and will be meeting with district officials on Thursday.

CBS 11–10/22/2012

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Doctor Talks Meningitis, Weight Loss, Sleep

Dr. Crystal Foster talks about the latest medical headlines.

10/17/2012

A woman sleeping. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Study: More Than 8.4 Million Americans Sleepwalk

Sleepwalking is much more common in the U.S. population that previously thought, researchers announced Monday.

05/15/2012

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