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Sleep Debt

July 04, 2016 P'JAMERZ

Dr. Roxanne Prichard is a profound sleep advocate and has on numerous occasion addressed the issue of child sleep deprivation. Prichard explains that as a nation we value the performance of our children but fall short on proper preparation on providing all the tools that children need to succeed. It took decades for the school system to acknowledge that children need a balanced diet to help them grow. Sleep is just now becoming a hot topic that like a balanced diet helps child development. A child that does not get adequate sleep can develop habits that hobble them as they...


Sleep Disorder

June 27, 2016 P'JAMERZ

The following article was written by the Sleep Doctor about the dangers of children getting adequate sleep. Dr Breus has been showcased numerous times on Dr. Oz as the SLEEP DOCTOR. Millions of children and adults struggle with symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), a condition marked by problems with concentration, impulse control, organization, and memory. It can be a frustrating and difficult condition, stigmatizing and often isolating for those who suffer from it. But what if some of those who’ve been diagnosed with ADHD are, in fact, suffering from another disorder altogether — a sleep disorder? That’s the...


ADHD or Sleep Deprivation

June 01, 2016 P'JAMERZ

Reports have come out that suggest that many children that are diagnosed with being ADHD may have in fact just been sleep deprived. One of the main reasons for this lack of sleep is anxiety of sleeping. One out of four children have a nightmare at least Once a week. These stats are staggering and help spotlight a possible problem among our children. Nightmares can seem like a normal nuisance to adults but for children can be traumatic enough to make them not want to sleep. Lack of sleep can have some serious adverse effects including impulsivity, hyperactivity, irritability and...


Idea to reality

May 19, 2016 P'JAMERZ

A decent amount of time and research has gone into each toy. Follow me as we take you on the journey of taking a concept for Archie from the initial sketches all the way to the final product. Every great product has a beginning and here is ours... P'Jamerz was created out of the love of toys and the impact that they can have on children. We fondly remember the toys that helped shape our self esteem and honed our imagination. We wanted to create something that was functional on many levels. A product that not only occupied time but...


Dangers of Sleep Deprived Children

May 16, 2016 P'JAMERZ

Channel 2 News has investigated the dangers of sleep. Lack of sleep in a children's early years can lead to severe depression in later years of their life. Their study concluded that 1 in 4 children who don't get the recommended 9 hours of sleep a night suffer depression. Horribly 1 in 5 children transition from depression to a more ailment of suicidal thoughts. Moodiness is one of the side effects of a child that is sleep deprived and often prescribed anti-depression medicine such as Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro and Luvox. In some of these cases, the medicine provided could...