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Narcolepsy Symptoms

'I'm Not Looking To Be Saved From Narcolepsy'

Julie Flygare | Posted 08.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Flygare

I'm not Wonder Woman, far from it. Narcolepsy challenges me daily. I take medication twice a day and twice a night, both of which cause unpleasant side-effects. And I still have sleep attacks and cataplexy every day.

10 Things You Should Know About Narcolepsy

Posted 11.27.2013 | Healthy Living

By Robert Rosenberg, DO In this day and age, there is no reason for people to go undiagnosed and untreated for narcolepsy. We need to increase no...

'At 24, I Was Diagnosed With Narcolepsy'

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 08.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

Adjusting to narcolepsy in law school wasn't easy. The treatments improved my symptoms but did not erase them. A few months after the diagnosis, I reached an all-time low, realizing narcolepsy was a serious illness I would face every day of my life. There was no cure.

Narcolepsy: What We All Should Know

Rubin Naiman, Ph.D. | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Rubin Naiman, Ph.D.

Narcolepsy can be terribly challenging, and it's critical that both the public and professionals become better informed about its signs and symptoms.

Narcolepsy Remains Misunderstood and Underdiagnosed

Russell Rosenberg, Ph.D | Posted 09.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Russell Rosenberg, Ph.D

It is not normal to constantly feel sleepy or have involuntary sleep attacks after a good night's rest. While some physicians have difficulty diagnosing narcolepsy, there are many institutions around the country that are capable of providing proper testing and treatment.

Expert Tips For Battling Narcolepsy

Seed | Posted 03.13.2012 | Healthy Living

Narcolepsy is a somewhat common sleep disorder that affects roughly 1 in 2,000 Americans. Patients develop it between the ages of 15 and 25 and deal w...