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Kleine Levin Syndrome

Episodic Excessive Sleepiness in Teens May Represent Kleine-Levin Syndrome

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 06.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

A 15-year-old boy came to the Stanford Sleep Center complaining of episodes of excessive sleepiness associated with disturbed behavior that started one year prior.

Real-life Sleeping Beauty Can Sleep 64 Days In A Row

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.19.2012 | Weird News

Nicole Delien is tired of sleeping This 17-year-old teenager from North Fayette, Pa., has a rare condition called Kleine-Levin Syndrome -- or "Slee...

What Causes This Teen To Sleep 20 Hours A Day?

Posted 10.09.2012 | Healthy Living

When Ontario teenager Kaitlyn Terrana is having one of her episodes, she can sleep for 20 hours a day, 10 days at a time. That's because Terrana h...

British Teen With 'Sleeping Beauty Syndrome' Sleeps For Two Months

Posted 06.19.2012 | Healthy Living

A 15-year-old British girl fell asleep in April. But when she woke up, it was June. The Sun reports on the curious case of Stacey Comerford, who ha...

Expert Tips For Battling Kleine-Levin Syndrome

Seed | Posted 01.27.2012 | Healthy Living

Kleine-Levin syndrome is an uncommon sleep disorder that usually affects adults. We spoke to Subin Jain, M.D., a physician at the Sleep Disorders Cent...

Louisa Ball: 15-Year-Old With "Sleeping Beauty Syndrome" Sleeps For Days At A Time (VIDEO)

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Louisa Ball is a normal 15-year-old girl in every way but one: She sleeps for days at a time and cannot be woken. Louisa suffers from Kleine-Levin Syn...