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01 Oct 2007

night terrors
my 7year old daughter has been suffering from nightmares for the last week. she wakes up screaming and terrified, but says she cannot remember the dreams. What do I do to help her? she is exhausted in the mornings, and is definitely not getting enough rest.
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

This is a passing phase. She needs reassurance when she wakes up, but simply kiss her goodnight and leave the room.Do not give her any sedatives.
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