Study Reveals Difference in Parents' Sleep Patterns: Global TV Coverage

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Published: 25Jan2021

Mothers with multiple children report more fragmented sleep than mothers of a single child, but the number of children in a family doesn't seem to affect the quality of sleep for fathers, according to a study from McGill University.

A total of 111 parents (54 couples and 3 mothers of single-parent families) participated in the study published in the Journal of Sleep Research led by McGill doctoral student Samantha Kenny under the supervision of Marie-Hélène Pennestri, Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.

Dr. Pennestri was interviewed by Global TV about the study. 

Read the associated article about the student, from the McGill Newsroom.

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