Study puts numbers to post-baby sleepiness

By Laura Sanders, 11:14 AM August 20, 2014

Nothing compels a stranger to give unsolicited advice like the sight of a pregnant woman. Usually, the advice revolves around eating, drinking or sleeping. “Sleep now because once the baby’s here, you won’t!” Ah, thanks for that amazing tip, random lady on the train.

But as annoying as that comment was, she had a point. In the weeks after Baby V’s birth, I was both astounded and horrified by just how little sleep our family survived on. The haze of time and extreme sleep deprivation make it ha...

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