Recent News


August 19, 2019

FDA approves Pitolisant for the treatment of Narcolepsy

Harmony Biosciences, LLC (Harmony) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved WAKIX® (pitolisant) for the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in adult patients with narcolepsy.
August 16, 2019

New movie featuring narcolepsy with cataplexy: What sleep doctors should know

On Aug. 9, 2019, a new feature film, “Ode to Joy,” opened in select theaters and released via video on demand across the United States. “Ode to Joy” is a romantic comedy about a man, Charlie (played by Martin Freeman), navigating romance while living with ...
August 12, 2019

Requests for Submissions

Are you an expert in a sleep subject? Is there an experience you’ve had that sharing could benefit your peers and help advance sleep advocacy? The AAHS is soliciting session proposals for two half-hour educational sessions to be presented at the first annual AAHS Members...