Latest narcolepsy Stories

2012-08-16 23:02:18

People with narcolepsy, their families and friends, medical professionals and sleep researchers will gather in Cleveland for the 27th annual Narcolepsy Network Patient Conference, October 19-21. Narcolepsy Network, a national patient advocacy organization, holds a yearly conference so that those dealing with the sleep disorder can share information, learn more about treatment and research and meet others who share their experiences. (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 People with narcolepsy, their...

Muscles Paralyzed During Sleep
2012-07-18 17:15:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Finding may suggest new treatments for sleep disorders Understanding sleep disorders including REM sleep behavior disorder, narcolepsy and grinding of the teeth could be linked to two strong brain chemicals and a system network that works together to stop rapid eye movement and muscle movement during sleep. New research in the July 18 issue of  The Journal of Neuroscience may help scientists better understand and treat sleep...

2012-05-01 11:38:52

Obesity, depression/anxiety, ADHD, asthma contribute to fatigue even after a good night´s sleep Children who have learning, attention and behavior problems may be suffering from excessive daytime sleepiness, even though clinical tests show them sleeping long enough at night, a new study reports. Penn State researchers studied 508 children and found that those whose parents reported excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) — despite little indication of short sleep from traditional...

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