Health Tip: Guiding Your Child’s Narcolepsy

Narcolepsy is a lifelong disorder in which a person experiences abnormal sleep patterns where they fall asleep suddenly and most often at unusual times. The causes of Narcolepsy are not yet fully known nor well understood. Although people are not born with Narcolepsy, generally, symptoms become apparent before early adulthood with children as young as three years old having been diagnosed.