Narcolepsy Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to individuals with narcolepsy and related sleep disorders. Our mission is to provide services to educate, advocate, support and improve awareness of this neurological sleep disorder.

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Run for #TeamNarcolepsy

Have you ever wanted to run a marathon? Do you have narcolepsy, or know someone who does? Have you always wanted to do something big to support […]

Participants Are Needed for Clinical Trial

Flamel, part of the Avadel Pharmaceuticals, is looking for subjects to participate in their clinical trial evaluating their once nightly sodium oxybate for the treatment of Excessive […]

NORD Copay Assistance Program

Since 1987, NORD (National Organization for Rare Diseases), an organization whose mission is to identify, treat, and cure rare diseases through education, advocacy, and patient services has provided assistance […]

The Narcolepsy Education Toolbox

We are excited to present the Narcolepsy Education Toolbox with the partnership of Global Genes, a leading rare disease advocacy organization. ┬áRead, download, print, and distribute any […]

Help Researchers Learn More About Narcolepsy

The Nexus Narcolepsy Registry is an effort by the narcolepsy research and advocacy communities in collaboration with Jazz Pharmaceuticals that will collect de-identified data from a large […]

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What is Narcolepsy?

Narcolepsy is a medical disorder that impacts 1 in approximately 2,000 people in the United States of America. The disease is a sleep disorder, involving irregular patterns in Rapid Eye Movement (REM) Sleep and significant disruptions of the normal sleep/wake cycle. While the cause of narcolepsy is not completely understood, current research points to a combination of genetic and environmental factors that influence the immune system. Read More