WUN Supports Narcolepsy Family Education Day in Canada

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Awareness, Events, Wake Up Narcolepsy

On September 9, 2017, The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada in partnership with Wake Up Narcolepsy hosted a Narcolepsy Family Education Day for patients, families and anyone involved in the care of children with Narcolepsy. A highlight of the day was when WUN Co-founder and Board Member, David Gow and WUN Board Member […]

WUN Mission to Support Narcolepsy Research In Action

Congratulations to WUN Co-founder and Board Member, Monica Gow, who is listed as co-author on an article and poster presented at the SLEEP 2017 Conference by Dr. Kiran Maski, MD, Sleep Neurology Clinics, Boston Children’s Hospital titled “Listening to the Patient Voice: Diagnostic Delays, Disease Burden and Treatment Efficacy.” Recently, Gow was interviewed by Sleep […]

Narcolepsy Diagnosis Leads To Strength, Perseverance And Purpose

Posted by on Oct 20, 2016 in Awareness, Diagnosis

The Voices of Narcolepsy – Meet Ashley “Going Beyond The Impossibilities” by Ashley Deneen “ASHLEY GET UP! BABY PLEASE GET OFF THE FLOOR!” Those were the first words I remember my parents frantically screaming after I unexpectedly collapsed, and hit the bathroom door while standing in the hallway of my house. That was in early […]

The Girl With No Name

Posted by on Jan 12, 2015 in Awareness, Diagnosis

Narcolepsy Girl   NARCOLEPSY GIRL by Kay Sera Once upon a time, there was a very shiny girl. She shimmered and dazzled. She loved the sunshine and loved to laugh. She would run into the ocean and swim after the fish flitting by. She would pick flowers and then feel a tad guilty about hurting them. […]

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