Sleep Disorders

what is narcolepsy

What is Narcolepsy? 5 Lesser Known Facts

Sleep Center, Sleep Disorders

As a result of its often trivialized and comical portrayal in sitcoms or movies, narcolepsy is a heavily misunderstood sleep disorder with serious real-world implications. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke classifies narcolepsy as “…a common brain disorder that involves poor control of sleep-wake cycles. People with narcolepsy…

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restless leg syndrome

Is Restless Legs Syndrome A Medical Myth?

Sleep Center, Sleep Disorders

Despite being burdened by an admittedly strange name (as well as having arrived rather recently in the popular lexicon of medical conditions), most academics are in agreement that Restless Legs Syndrome is indeed a legitimate medical diagnosis. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, “Restless Legs Syndrome…

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