Learning More About Hypersomnia

Hypersomnia may not receive the amount of attention as other sleep disorders like sleep apnea, but it affects up to 5% of the population and left untreated can significantly diminish a patient's quality of life.

Hypersomnia may not receive the amount of attention as other sleep disorders like sleep apnea, but it affects up to 5% of the population and left untreated can significantly diminish a patient's quality of life.

Aneesa Das, MD, from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, discussed some of the progress in treatments of the condition during the 2014 annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians in Austin, TX.