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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.

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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.