Overweight children who wet the bed may have OSA

07/6/2009 | Reuters

Overweight children who wet the bed may have obstructive sleep apnea, according to overnight sleep studies on more than 280 children. Researchers found the risk of OSA increased more than fivefold among children who wet the bed and more than fourfold among those who were overweight.

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