Dyssomnia Resources, Support and References

Dyssomnia Support Groups

Most dyssomnia conditions are not very life-threatening; still, it is essential for people suffering from any condition of dyssomnia to have support and encouragement from family and friends in the same way as other patients with debilitating diseases need. Dyssomnia patients may often be irritable due to weariness and fatigue brought about by their lack of sleep. Some may even affect their work and lifestyle due to oversleeping or sleep attacks. In the view of these facts, dyssomnia patients need understanding and medical attention to alleviate their condition. The following groups are non-profit organizations that provide aid and helpful information about various syndromes of dyssomnia.

Sleep Disorders Guide: Dyssomnia Information Learn More About Sleep Disorders

Provides useful information, treatment and support about dyssomnia.

Depression-Guide: Dyssomnia

Provides a concise yet complete overview of dyssomnia syndromes and other sleep-related conditions.

MDJunction: Narcolepsy Support Group Narcolepsy Support Group

A community of patients, family members and friends dedicated to dealing with Narcolepsy.

Talk About Sleep: Narcolepsy Support Groups

The Talk About Sleep Mission: to be a world leader in the sleep field by providing quality information, support, and resources to sleep disorder patients, their family, friends and healthcare professionals

American Sleep Apnea Association: State and Province Support Groups

The ASAA is a non-profit organization dedicated to reducing injury, disability, and death from sleep apnea and to enhancing the well-being of those affected by this common disorder.

I Have Narcolepsy

Stories Read true personal stories, chat, & get advice from a group of 27 people who all say 'I Have Narcolepsy'.
Experience Project

Daily Strength Narcolepsy Support Group

Provides instant answers to your questions, chat with friends and create a wellness journal, research and latest treatments and news. Help create personal goals and track your progress.

Sleepnet.com: Narcolepsy Forums

One of Sleepnet.com’s goals is link all sleep information found in the internet

Dyssomnia References

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National Center for Biotechnology Information

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Dyssomnia Topics

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Hypersomnia – Recurrent Episodes of Daytime Sleepiness, Insomnia, Sleep Disorder, Excessive Sleepiness
Narcolepsy – Chronic Sleep Disorder, Excessive Daytime Sleepiness, Insomnia, Inability to Sleep
Parasomnia NOS – Arousal Disorders, Sleep-Wake Transition Disorders, Parasomnias Usually Associated with REM Sleep
Primary Sleep Disorder – Impaired Sleep Wake Cycles, Hypersomnia, Excessive Daytime Sleepiness, Inability to Sleep