If you don't sleep well, you may have insomnia. It can leave you feeling tired all day. That makes it hard to focus and get things done.
This diagnostic test is a study of the body and the brain waves during sleep. It is performed to identify sleep disorders. A sleep study can identify problems such as sleep apnea, narcolepsy, limb movement disorders and behavior disorders. A sleep study can also help a doctor determine the best course of treatment for a person who has a sleep disorder. The study may be performed at a hospital or a sleep center.
Other Sleep Disorders
This is a disorder of your brain and nervous system. Your brain has trouble managing sleep/wake cycles. You sleep poorly, and you feel very drowsy during the day. You may fall asleep without warning at inappropriate and dangerous times. This can disrupt your life.
Trying to live with your narcolepsy can be hard. But don't lose hope. There are ways to manage it successfully. Here are some tips that can help.