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Education News Archive - March 30, 2013

ADHD In Children Linked To Sleep Apnea, Breathing Issues

Children who suffer from one common type of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) are more likely to suffer from ADHD and other adaptive and learning problems.

Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.