2017 Boston Marathon Team WUNners “Runner Spotlight”

MEET JENNA BRADY On April 17, 2017, six members of our Boston Marathon Team WUNners will line up at the start in Hopkinton, MA for the eighth consecutive year. We are deeply grateful to our dedicated team members who work tirelessly to both train for this prestigious athletic event, and reach out to their family, […]

Wake Up Narcolepsy Donations Play Pivotal Role in Research

WUN Research Donations Making A Difference On November 8, 2016, Wake Up Narcolepsy Board Member, Suzanne Rispoli had the honor of presenting Dr. Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD, Director of the Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine at Stanford University with a $30,000 unrestricted grant to continue their work with a Genome Wide Association Study […]

Narcolepsy Impacts Daughter, Inspires Mom To Run For A Cure

See How Easy It Is To Make A Difference: For many, a diagnosis of Narcolepsy can leave individuals and their families feeling alone and hopeless. For Susan, her daughter’s diagnosis motivated her to want to make a difference.  She shared her decision to fundraise for Wake Up Narcolepsy with us in hopes that she might […]

Support from family and friends: a key to coping with Narcolepsy

Posted by on Aug 21, 2013 in Awareness

While proper medical care is first and foremost in treating narcolepsy, there is no drug or treatment plan that can replace the support of family and friends. For individuals dealing with the diagnosis of narcolepsy, which most often comes between the ages of 10-30, the understanding of loved ones is necessary to processing their condition […]

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