The Effects of Napping on Cognitive Function in PreschoolersUploader: Mishakar 4 month ago Subscribe 10
Flyers were distributed to twenty-two local day care centers after approval by the center director. Half of the children heard one story three times, and the other half heard three different stories. One of the reasons for this, proposed by the authors, is that older children exhibit a smaller degree of neural recruitment during wakefulness. It appears that in the first few months of life, the younger the infant is, the more fragile their memory, either due to less efficient consolidation during wake or due to less stability against interference. Good sleep, bad sleep!