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Although there's no cure, there are medications to help with the most disabling symptoms. Lifestyle changes such as avoiding caffeine, alcohol, nicotine, and heavy meals; managing sleep schedules, scheduling daytime naps (10-15 minutes in length), and establishing a normal exercise and meal schedule may also help to curb symptoms.

From: Narcolepsy WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE:  The National Sleep Foundation.

 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on December 21, 2019

SOURCE:  The National Sleep Foundation.

 

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on December 21, 2019

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