In our society, sleep is considered a sign of weakness. How many times have you heard someone say, ‘I only need 4 hours of sleep a night’ or ‘I can go to bed late and wake up early and make it through as long as I have lots of coffee’ or even, ‘I’ll sleep when […]
The holidays will soon be upon us…here are some tips to get you through, as far as sleep is concerned for your little ones and parties are concerned for you. https://www.nolafamily.com/surefire-tips-to-get-them-to-sleep-this-holiday-season/
TIPS FOR GETTING BACK TO SLEEP, DR VYAS, SLEEPLESS IN NOLA Sleep is so essential for a good, healthy life but is elusive to so many people. And sometimes it is not the ‘falling asleep’ aspect of sleep rather what to do when you ‘can’t get back to sleep’ in the middle of the night. […]
This is a question I get daily. Most parents are ready to eliminate the nap not necessarily because they want to but because they are tired of fighting with their child for that nap so they assume, ‘my child must not need it’. That couldn’t be more untrue. A lot of times the nap is dropped secondary to going […]
As a pediatrician, I have seen many and heard (from colleagues) of deaths of infants from poor sleeping environments. And, these deaths are not all occurring in poorly educated, low socioeconomic background families. A lot of these deaths are occurring in families that are from highly educated, well-informed individuals conscientiously making a decision to co-sleep with their babies and […]
It was wonderful meeting these new parents and talking to them about getting their babies sleeping through the night. Read the recap below.
We had an amazing turnout at the New Orleans Mom’s Blog Live Chat on Feb 24th. Dr. Vyas answered questions from over 40 parents with sleep concerns of all sorts. Check out all the great questions, and the Sleepless in NOLA advice from the link below. Here is a gallery of a few of our favorite […]
Getting out and meeting other new moms can be a huge benefit as you navigate the world of parenting. Sleepless in NOLA is proud to participate in the upcoming “New Mom’s Brunch” hosted by Northshore Parent on February 28 at Scott’s Coffee Bar in Mandeville. The event will be packed full of exciting speakers and swag […]
We are super excited to partner with New Orleans Mom’s blog to help NOLA parents with all their sleep questions. Dr. Vyas will be live on the New Orleans Mom’s Blog Facebook Page answering all your questions on February 24th from 8:30pm. Added March 1, 2015 : Click here for a recap of the event.
Sleepless in NOLA is excited to sponsor the upcoming edition of “Listen to Your Mother” at The Manship Theatre in Baton Rouge on May, 3 2015 at 2PM! Based on the title alone, we think this is a show that all mothers can get behind! The mission of each LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER production is to take the […]