Helpful Links for Sleep Medicine Patients
Below are some helpful resources. Sleep Medicine Associates does not endorse nor control the content viewed on these links as they appear now or in the future.
- American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA)
The ASAA is an organization dedicated to reducing injury, disability, and death from sleep apnea and to enhancing the well-being of those affected by this common disorder. The ASAA promotes education and awareness, the ASAA - A.W.A.K.E. Network of voluntary mutual support groups, research, and continuous improvement of care. A good place to start.
- National Sleep Foundation
The national sleep foundation promotes education and awareness of sleep disorders.
- American Academy of Sleep Medicine
The professional site for physicians and other professional practicing sleep medicine.
- The Restless Legs Syndrome
This support group is specifically for individuals with Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).
- Sleep Medicine
This site lists resources regarding all aspects of sleep including, the physiology of sleep, clinical sleep medicine, sleep research, federal and state information.
- Journal SLEEP
SLEEP is the official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society. Our primary readers are scientists engaged in the study of sleep and its disorders, and clinicians practicing sleep disorders medicine.
- Sleep Education
Endorsed by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, this is a dependable resource for in-depth information about sleep, sleep disorders, and treatments as well as the latest in research and hot topics. This interactive site features a public message board that offers a forum for interaction and participation in ongoing discussions regarding issues of concern and problems related to sleep.
All you wanted to know about sleep but were too tired to ask.
- Sleep for Kids
Fun sleep information and games for kids. Teaches importance of sleep and gives tips for when your child can't sleep. Contains games and activities for kids.
Information on sleep in children. Includes sections on teaching your baby to sleep and how much sleep children need.
- The Better Sleep Council
Articles on topics from keeping regular hours to choosing the right mattress; this site will show you how you can improve the quality of your sleep- and the quality of your life.
- Narcolepsy Network
A national information and support network for people with narcolepsy.
- Talk About Sleep
Gain knowledge, support, insights and a sense of community.
- Center for Narcolepsy, Sleep and Health Research
Dedicated to the education that good sleep improves, preserves and promotes better health.
- Invisible Disabilities
Encourages, educates and connects people and organizations touched by illness, pain and disability around the globe.