Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Narcolepsy & Cataplexy

Within sleep disorders, there are two key ideas, narcolepsy and cataplexy.  Some links below cover the informational aspect of narcolepsy.

Cataplexy is often a co-symptom of narcolepsy causing the person/animal to lose all muscle tone during an emotional time.  A second examination of cataplexy.

On this Stanford page, there are several videos of animals and one child with cataplexy.

In tomorrow's post, I will share more video finds on narcolepsy and cataplexy.

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