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What is Narcolepsy ?

Narcolepsy is a neurological sleep disorder that can begin at any age and continues throughout life. The primary symptoms are excessive daytime sleepiness, cataplexy (sudden loss of voluntary muscle control, usually triggered by emotions) and disrupted nighttime sleep.

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At Last, Narcolepsy Doesn’t Define Me

by RareConnect team published 8 days ago No comment

For most of this time I lived with people who did not allow sleep solely because I was tired, and to voice a problem, complaint or concern would ha...

Shorty's Story

by shortysmith published 3 months ago 3 comments

I am 21 years old, and it took roughly five years to diagnose my condition. I suffer from extreme bouts of sleepiness throughout the day falling as...

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