World Narcolepsy Day 2021

World Narcolepsy Day is only 11 days away, September 22nd. Narcolepsy is a Rare Disease that affects 1 in 2,000 In the US or 3 million worldwide! It is a neurological disorder that affects the brain’s ability to control the sleep AND wake cycles, and there is no cure. Excessive Daytime Sleepiness is the mostContinue reading “World Narcolepsy Day 2021”

Raising Awareness Interview

On the lead up to this years World Narcolepsy Day, I was invited to be interviewed to discuss narcolepsy by Jo from my local community radio station PBAFM. Jo has a weekly program called The Kitchen Table, and every week she and her co host Pete chat with a variety of people about subjects thatContinue reading “Raising Awareness Interview”

Raising Awareness

<p id="RaisingAwareness" value="<amp-fit-text layout="fixed-height" min-font-size="6" max-font-size="72" height="80">Today I will be joining "<a href="https://www.pbafm.org.au/shows/the-kitchen-table/">The Kitchen Table</a>" at 1.30pm (SA time) to discuss narcolepsy to help to raise awareness of this chronic neurological condition. Tune in to <a href="https://radioau.net/pba-fm/">PBAFM</a&gt; 89.7 FM to hear the interview.Today I will be joining “The Kitchen Table” at 1.30pm (SA time) toContinue reading “Raising Awareness”

World Narcolepsy Day

September 22nd is the second World Narcolepsy Day. Last year Narcolepsy Australia organised “Meet Up’s” around the country, but unfortunately due to the C-19 Pandemic this will not be happening this year. The American non-profit organization Project Sleep co leads an awareness campaign with a series of online activities, story sharing events and training sessionsContinue reading “World Narcolepsy Day”