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Overweight children at risk for problematic sleep apnea

Chris Hall, 7, of Cohoes relaxes with his basketball on the front steps of his home after shooting baskets recently.
Photographer: Peter R. Barber
Chris Hall, 7, of Cohoes relaxes with his basketball on the front steps of his home after shooting baskets recently.
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Jennifer Hall of Cohoes is concerned about her 7-year-old son, Chris. “My son is a little overweight and snores heavily,” said Hall. “He doesn’t sleep through the night, and he’s incredibly cranky in the morning. He’ll get up and get in the shower, and fall back to sleep sitting in the shower. Also, four of his teachers have said he has trouble focusing at school. It’s hard to tell what’s going on.” More than 15 ...


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