Arizona Science

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Episode 188: Sleep, memory, language, and Down syndrome

University of Arizona psychology professor Jamie Edgin's work provided the first empirical evidence suggesting poor sleep might limit how well children with Down syndrome learn to communicate. Edgin is now expanding her sleep research to include children born premature and those at risk for autism.


 2019-06-27  5m