Dr Sofia Eriksson is a Consultant Neurologist specialising in epilepsy and neurological sleep disorders. She has considerable experience in the treatment of a full range of seizure disorders ranging from parasomnias to narcolepsy.
Written by Dr Sofia Eriksson for Doctify
When people have narcolepsy in the movies, they tend to fall asleep immediately, no matter what they’re doing. It’s often played for comedy as sufferers instantly pass out mid-conversation.