Is sleeping a group activity? How to get kids back in their own beds

WASHINGTON – Sleep is a precious commodity for busy parents, but it’s hard to get zzzs when the kids start jumping in bed with you.

Dr. Harvey Karp, pediatrician, professor and author of “Happiest Baby on the Block,” says kids sleeping with parents is a trend that is becoming more common.

“As parents are overworked and moving in so many different directions, they feel a little guilty and don’t want to say

More from WTOP

Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up