Narcolepsy Confirmed as Autoimmune Disease

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in Diagnosis

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Until now, narcolepsy  has been suspected as an autoimmune disease. The latest research confirms this.

Study also partly explains why the 2009 swine flu virus, and a vaccine against it, led to spikes in the sleep disorder.


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