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The chronic neurological condition narcolepsy causes persistent tiredness, ‘sleep attacks’ during the day, and in some cases, muscle weaknesses that can cause a person to collapse involuntarily.

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The rare condition narcolepsy causes persistent tiredness, ‘sleep attacks’ during the day, and in some cases, muscle weaknesses that can cause a person to collapse involuntarily.

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Bina Baniya
11 Apr 2021
Informative
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Margaret Smith
04 Apr 2020
An interesting and informative resource.
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Richard Evetts
03 Jun 2020
A good introduction; easy to read and interpret.
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Alishea alver
21 Mar 2020
Nicely summarised
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Trisha mckenzie
25 Feb 2021
narcolepsy is a condition that is very different and is a neurological disorder that causes episodes of unpreventable sleep these episodes can occur frequently and at inappropriate times
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Dallas Coutts
15 Mar 2020
Interesting but very rare. Now I know.
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Ajaratu Thomas
27 Mar 2021
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Arun Gaire
19 Apr 2020
Treating narcolepsy involves controlling the symptoms, as there is no cure for the condition. This may involve medication to help with sleepiness and cataplexy . Other strategies that may be helpful in managing symptoms include:
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16 Mar 2020
Great presentation and useful resources
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16 Mar 2020
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