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Are sleep supplements for children safe?

November 05, 2013

http://www.king5.com/health/Are-sleep-supplements-for-children-safe-230748741.html

 

Source - KING 5 TV


Many parents are turning to a synthetic hormone called melatonin once reserved for children with medical issues like ADD and autism to help their children fall asleep. Dr. Maida Chen of Seattle Children’s offers advice to parents about melatonin use for children.

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