Narcolepsy is a chronic disorder of neurology involving the control of sleep and loss of brains ability to regulate wakefulness. Symptoms include excessive daytime sleeps, uncontrollable sleeping during day time which occur during any activity. Narcolepsy is followed by REM sleep immediately in sleep cycle.
Sometimes, narcolepsy can be accompanied by a sudden loss of muscle tone (cataplexy) that leads to weakness and loss of muscle control. Cataplexy is often triggered by a strong emotion, most commonly laughter. Narcolepsy is a chronic condition for which there's no cure. However, medications and lifestyle changes can help you manage the symptoms.
Related Journals of Narcolepsy
Epilepsy Journal, Journal of Psychiatry, Journal of Psychology & Psychotherapy, Journal of Neurological Disorders, Behavioral sleep medicine, Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, Journal of Sleep Research, Nature and Science of Sleep, Sleep and Biological Rhythms, Sleep Medicine Reviews, Sleep Science, Sleep and Hypnosis, Sleep Medicine Clinics.