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Canadian TV program explores rise in childhood narcolepsy cases

The CTV program W5 aired a report exploring the reasons behind a recent increase in the number of cases of childhood narcolepsy reported in Canada. The November […]

Video of the FDA meeting on narcolepsy available online

Those who missed the historic FDA meeting on narcolepsy still have a chance to see this historic event. The FDA has made video of the web broadcast […]

Patients’ Journey to a Narcolepsy Diagnosis

A poster presentation by Lawrence P. Cater, PhD, Christine Acebo, PhD, and Ann Y. Kim, MA, of Jazz Pharmaceuticals provides insights into how people with narcolepsy are […]

Narcolepsy Network mourns the passing of Sharon Smith

Dear Friends, It is with great sadness that we share with you the news that Sharon Smith, past president of Narcolepsy Network (NN), has passed away. She […]

We mourn the loss of Board Member and Co-Founder Sheryll Sue Carella

Sheryll Sue Carella 6/5/36 – 4/2/13 Sue was born in Iowa but grew up in San Bruno, CA.  She was a graduate of Capachino High School, San […]

Experts discuss the relationship between sleep and memory

On the February 8 edition of National Public Radio’s “Talk of the Nation,” a panel of experts discussed the link between sleep, memory and cognition. As people […]

Excessive daytime sleepiness resources now available online

The National Sleep Foundation’s new online Excessive Daytime Sleepiness resource center helps you understand a condition that is often widely misunderstood. Explore more 30 articles dedicated to explaining Excessive […]

Parents, caregivers and educators invited to learn more about Narcolepsy in the Classroom

The Narcolepsy & Hypersomnia Support Group of the Greater Washington D.C. Area presents Narcolepsy In The Classroom?, an informative afternoon for parents, caregivers and educators. Children and […]

Breakthrough research on hypersomnia published

Narcolepsy Network Medical Advisory Board member David Rye, MD, PhD, and a team of researchers at Emory University School of Medicine have discovered that dozens of adults with […]

Narcolepsy and Cataplexy Circuitry Becomes Clearer After a Decade of Research

At the American Neurological Association annual meeting in October,  Thomas Scammell, MD, a leading sleep researcher, reviewed advances in narcolepsy and cataplexy, focusing on new research and insights […]