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Narcolepsy by the Numbers


Narcolepsy affects 1 in every 2,000 Americans and 3 million people worldwide.


It is estimated that up to 50% of patients with Narcolepsy may be undiagnosed.


Typical onset of Narcolepsy is between the ages of 10 and 20 years old, but can occur in early childhood.


On average, patients have 6 physician visits before receiving a Narcolepsy diagnosis.

Resources + Support

Online Support Groups

WUN offers free, targeted online support groups to individuals with narcolepsy and their families, worldwide.

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Narcolepsy 360 Podcast

Listen to our latest podcast or browse the archive.

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Education Days

This one day conference is for people with narcolepsy, their families, educators, clinicians and researchers.

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Camp for CWN + Families

Camp for our families provides a unique opportunity where children with narcolepsy can meet other kids experiencing the same symptoms and challenges.

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Finding a Cure Quicker, Stronger Together.

Partnering with our community, sleep centers, and experts, we drive funding initiatives towards a deeper understanding of narcolepsy, better treatment options and ultimately a cure.