Narcolepsy is a chronic sleep disorder indicated by engulfing daytime drowsiness and sudden attacks of sleep. People with narcolepsy find it hard to stay awake for a long periods of time.
World Narcolepsy Day was established in 2019, to unite the international narcolepsy community to inspire action, increase public knowledge, and upraise the voices of 3 million people living with narcolepsy around the world.
Excessive daytime sleepiness, Cataplexy, or a sudden loss of muscle tone, Sleep paralysis, rapid eye movement (REM) sleep, Hallucinations are symptoms of Narcolepsy Disorder
There is no cure for narcolepsy, but medications and lifestyle modifications can help you manage the symptoms: Stick to a schedule, Take naps, Avoid nicotine and alcohol, Get regular exercise.
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