Dangers of sleep deprivation to teens

  There have been numerous sleep studies focusing on the dangers that sleep deprivation causes to students, especially teens including: including an inability to concentrate poor grades drowsy-driving incidents anxiety depression thoughts of suicide even suicide attempts Currently in PA according to  startschoollater.net  State Rep. Tim Briggs is reintroducing his legislation House Bill 2105 from last session as House Bill 762.  It will require the PA Department of Education to conduct a study of issues, benefits and options related to instituting a later start time to the school day in secondary schools. He currently has 15 co-signers…