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Finally, a Blood Test to Diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Researchers have brought us one step closer to quickly diagnosing this elusive disease that many brush off as “imaginary.”

Missed Diagnosis: A Race Car Driver's Journey With Narcolepsy

How is it possible for someone to live with narcolepsy for years before being diagnosed? And considering all the symptoms that typically interfere with quality of life, how is it possible for a person not to seek a medical evaluation to identify a cl...

Could I Have Narcolepsy?

Could I Have Narcolepsy?

It’s important to identify and recognize symptoms that point to a diagnosis of narcolepsy. Do you have these signs?

Legs kicking in bed at night.

Everything You Need to Know About Restless Leg Syndrome

When we say everything, we mean everything. The four signs of RLS, what causes it, how it affects your sleep, and the treatments available.

wife awaken by sleep apnea snoring

Sleep Apnea: Causes and Symptoms

An estimated 12 million Americans have obstructive sleep apnea, which is characterized by repeated episodes of interrupted breathing during sleep. Yet 95 percent are undiagnosed and untreated.

Should You Try a Home Sleep Test for Apnea?

A simplified sleep testing device that can be used at home may be as effective as a sleep clinic for detecting sleep apnea.

Acting Out Dreams? What You Can Do

Regularly acting out dreams physically, including thrashing, hitting, and punching, can be dangerous. Here’s what you can do about it.