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Why do babies/kids sleep so much?


Asked by serioussifL at 1:48 PM on Jul. 5, 2010 in General Parenting

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Answers (11)
  • Growth occurs during sleep

    Answer by ghostwriter777 at 1:56 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • They use the energy for growing.


    Answer by Gailll at 1:50 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • I think it is so the parents can recharge before the next onslaught of wildness.



    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 2:00 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • Recharging their batteries!

    Answer by older at 1:57 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • Because they are growing.

    Answer by Spazz0828 at 1:50 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • yep. growing

    Answer by rileymommy at 1:51 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • And why are we sleep deprived? lol
    I think birth is a crazy experience for them and their bodies need rest to adapt to their environment.....and siblings....

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 1:55 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • Good question. I think because it takes a lot of energy to grow.

    Answer by Bmat at 2:55 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • HAHAHA your kids SLEEP?

    Answer by MyIslandGirls at 4:53 PM on Jul. 5, 2010

  • Babies sleep? When?! lol
    Like everyone else said, because they need to recharge. Growing takes alot of energy.

    Answer by RheaF at 9:55 PM on Jul. 5, 2010