November 27, 2012
Can Brain Chemistry Explain the Chronically Sleepy?
Tia Ghose, Scientific American
A new treatment may help people with a bizarre medical condition that makes them perpetually sleepy.
The findings, detailed Nov. 21 in the journal Science Translational Medicine, may provide relief for the people who sleep constantly and feel exhausted despite caffeine, other stimulants, and several alarm clocks.
TAGGED: sleep disorders, hypersomnia, brain chemistry