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Passing the Torch

Changing Roles at Hypersomnia Foundation Catherine Friedrich Murray, one of the founders of the Hypersomnia Foundation, will step down from the Foundation’s Board of Directors when her term of office concludes on January 18, 2017. The Board of Directors has elected Diane Powell to assume Cate’s...

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Meet the Doctor, Doctor Lecendreux

Meet Michel Lecendreux, MD, child psychiatrist, University Hospital, Robert-Debré, Paris, France, and newest member of the Hypersomnia Foundation's Medical Advisory Board. For those of you who watched the Livestream or attended the Denver Regional Conference in person, you may remember Dr. Lecendreux. He gave a fascinating...

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The Hypersomnia Foundation Joins the #GivingTuesday Movement with #BeyondSleepy Campaign

Press Release November 29, 2016 – Today The Hypersomnia Foundation, Inc., the leading hypersomnia advocacy and awareness non-profit, joins #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. The Hypersomnia Foundation is joining the #GivingTuesday movement to raise awareness and...

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Ask the Doctor

  October 2017 Update: We regret to inform you that the Ask the Doctor column will be suspended until further notice. We are regrouping and intend to re-introduce a new and improved column with guidelines and parameters that will meet the needs of both our viewing...

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What’s New in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypersomnia in 2016?

Rather than writing our own article for this week’s edition of SomnusNooze, we are bringing you information from Dr. David Cunnington in Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Cunnington has agreed to share with us a recent post from his website (sleephub.com.au) that covers hypersomnia-related topics from the SLEEP2016...

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Midyear Recap

Can you believe that 2016 is almost half over? It’s been a very busy year at the Hypersomnia Foundation, where volunteers have been hard at work establishing new programs and bringing you the latest information on the central disorders of hypersomnolence—primarily idiopathic hypersomnia, but also narcolepsy...

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