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Watch Now: Healthcare Providers with Narcolepsy

What’s it like to be a healthcare provider living with narcolepsy? A physician’s assistant, an occupational therapist, and a student pursuing a Masters in Social Work talk about living with narcolepsy, a chronic neurological condition that is often misunderstood and under-recognized, even in the healthcare field. This video features: Kenya Gradnigo, (student pursing Masters in…

New Video: Nurses with Narcolepsy

Today, Project Sleep is proud to release “Nurses with Narcolepsy” — a new video resource featuring two nurses and one nursing student living with narcolepsy. This is part II of our new series highlighting healthcare professionals with narcolepsy during the unprecedented global pandemic. Watch Now This video features: Andrea Sutphin, RN Annie Embertson, RN Connor…

Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing Series: Meet Stephanie

It felt like all of the doors had opened back up again & I was living this whole new life.” — Stephanie Manuli, RVN Speaker Our Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing live series continued on Sunday, August 23, 2020 with a brand-new storyteller: Rising Voices of Narcolepsy trained speaker Stephanie Manuli! College junior (and…

New Video: Doctors with Narcolepsy

“What does narcolepsy mean for my future? Should I disclose in school and at work?”  All people with narcolepsy face these questions, including those pursuing careers in healthcare. During an unprecedented global pandemic, Project Sleep is proud to highlight healthcare professionals living with narcolepsy in a new video series. Today, we are releasing “Doctors with Narcolepsy” — a…

Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing Series: Meet Rachel

People that go through hardships are superheroes.” — Rachel Nesmith, RVN Speaker Our Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing live series continued on Sunday, August 9, 2020 with a brand-new storyteller: Rachel Nesmith! Wife, mother, and speaker Rachel presented her journey with narcolepsy and answered questions from live viewers. The Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing…

Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing Series: Meet Jordan

Disorders of any kind, variants in medical conditions, they exist all around us. They don’t rob anybody of their humanity, nor do they define who we are as people.” — Jordan Taylor, RVN Speaker Our Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing live series continued on Sunday, July 26, 2020 with a brand-new storyteller: Jordan Taylor!…

Alida’s Story with Sleep Apnea: Join Us this Saturday

Please join us this Saturday, July 18th at 12:00 noon ET for a special FB Live featuring Alida Abdullah sharing her story with sleep apnea, in conversation with Julie Flygare, Project Sleep’s President & CEO. To tune in live, visit Project Sleep’s Facebook page at 12 noon ET. The live video will show up in…

Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing Series: Meet Kêta

Adversity comes in many forms. The root of overcoming any adversity is recognizing and believing first that it can be done.” — Kêta, RVN Speaker Our Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing live series continued on Sunday, July 12, 2020 with a brand-new storyteller: Kêta! Kêta shared her narcolepsy journey, including her experience as a…

Meet the 2020 Jack & Julie Narcolepsy Scholarship Recipients

Project Sleep is proud to introduce the 27 recipients of the 2020 Jack & Julie Narcolepsy Scholarship program. This is by far the largest class of recipients to date, with each student receiving $1,000 towards their college education. “During such a challenging year, elevating and honoring students living with under-recognized sleep conditions is particularly meaningful,”…

Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing Series: Meet Ming

I wish to inspire you to take action now—to not wait for doctors to find cures & treatments but to seize life & live vibrantly.” — Ming Lai, RVN Writer This week, our Rising Voices of Narcolepsy Story Sharing live series continued with a brand-new storyteller: Ming Lai! On Sunday, June 28th, 2020, Ming read…
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