Who is Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN)?

Wake Up Narcolepsy is a nonprofit organization dedicated to speeding narcolepsy diagnosis through greater awareness and funding medical research to find a cure.

Narcolepsy is devastating lifelong incurable sleep disorder that affects 1 in 2,000 people. Current research findings support the theory that narcolepsy is an autoimmune disorder.Wake Up Narcolepsy has quickly become a national leader for narcolepsy research funding and awareness. The money raised directly funds research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for narcolepsy. Unrestricted grants have led to breakthroughs in research and an acceleration of the understanding of this disease. We are dedicated to increasing awareness amongst the public, educators and the medical community.

What does WUN do?

Narcolepsy Awareness

Wake Up Narcolepsy has quickly become a national leader for narcolepsy research funding and awareness. We are dedicated to increasing awareness amongst the public, educators and the medical community.

Research

Wake Up Narcolepsy is dedicated to accelerating the pace of basic research to better understand the causes of the disease, and develop improved treatment and a cure.

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