Sleep Related Problems - Support and Resources
Brain Basics: Understanding Sleep - http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/brain_basics/understanding_sleep.htm
A comprehensive resources guide about understanding sleep, compiled by NINDS, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/sleep/index.htm
Covers sleepiness,insomnia, sleep apnea, and narcolepsy.
SleepNet - http://www.sleepnet.com/
Everything you wanted to know about sleep disorders but were too tired to ask. Open Sleep Forum. SleepNet links to over 200 sites.
Medline Plus: Sleep Disorders - http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/sleepdisorders.html
A selection of sites provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
Kleine-Levin Syndrome - http://med.stanford.edu/school/Psychiatry/narcolepsy/KLS.html
Provides a description KLS and of ongoing research into its cause. From Stanford University Center for Narcolepsy.
Sleep Medicine - http://www.users.cloud9.net/~thorpy/
A comprehensive links and resources one-pager for both professionals and sufferers.
Sleep Home Pages - http://www.sleephomepages.org/
Comprehensive sleep information site which includes directories and contact information for all major sleep organisations. Useful for researchers, doctors and patients.
Sleep Disorders - http://sleepdisorders.about.com
Descriptions, symptoms, treatment, of various sleep disorders. Over a hundred articles on the topic. Sleep apnea, narcolepsy, sleep paralysis, insomnia. New Material added weekly.
Sleep Disorders - AOL Body - http://body.aol.com/condition-center/sleep-disorders
From restless leg syndrome to insomnia, living with sleeping disorders can be like living a nightmare. Find information on the latest medications and treatments as well as tools and resources.
The Sleep Well - http://www.stanford.edu/~dement/
Information on sleep, disorders, activism and related events.
The Dangers of Alcohol and Sleep - Alcohol Alert No. 41-1998 - http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa41.htm
Paper discussing the effects of alcohol on sleep (US National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism).
HowStuffWorks : How Sleep Works - http://health.howstuffworks.com/sleep.htm
An introduction to how sleep works, why it is needed and how to improve it.
Sleep (From Neuroscience for Kids) - http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/sleep.html
Basic information about sleep for kids and adults.
Talk About Sleep - http://www.talkaboutsleep.com
A sleep health community providing medicine news, information, and interactive support through nightly moderated chats and message boards. Informative for professionals, patients and others interested in sleep.
Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes - http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/prof/sleep/drsy_drv.htm
NHLBI report dealing with combatting drowsy driving.
Sleep and Sleep Disorders News from Medical News Today - http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/rss/sleep-sleep_disorders.xml
Press releases, research reports, and headlines in feed form.
Guide to Selected Publicly Available Sleep-Related Data Resources - http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/about/ncsdr/research/sleep-datasets-july-06.pdf