Sleep Disorder Resources
Want to know more about Sleep Disorders?
There are a number of organizations that focus on sleep disorders and provide information and support to patients and their families.
www.sleepfoundation.org - The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is a 501(c) 3 charitable, educational, and scientific not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving sleep health and safety through education, public awareness, and advocacy.
This group also sponsors:
- Drowsydriving.org - a website focused on preventing deaths caused by sleepy drivers.
- Pillow Talk™ - a National Sleep Foundation online community where you can share your experience with sleep and sleep disorders.
www.sleepassociation.org - American Sleep Association (ASA) is a national organization focused on improving public awareness about sleep disorders and sleep health, promoting sleep medicine research, and providing a portal for communication between patients, physicians/healthcare professionals, corporations, and scientists.
www.yoursleep.aasmnet.org - The YOUR SLEEP web site is designed by American Accademy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) to be a valuable tool for patients and members of the public who are seeking dependable information related to sleep, sleep disorders, treatments and services.
http://sleepapnea.org/support/here-to-help.html - The American Sleep Apnea Association, founded in 1990, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that promotes awareness of sleep apnea, works for continuing improvements in treatments for this serious disease, and advocates for the interests of sleep apnea patients. They provide support through their website and A.W.A.K.E. (Alert, Well, And Keeping Energetic) support groups.