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Nov 02, 2015, 11:04 ET DESCA presenta el Torneo de Golf "Unidos Por Salgar" a beneficio de la Fundación WAKE UP & ARISE

 Acompaña a DESCA, a la Fundación Wake Up & Arise  y al ex presidente y Senador de la República de Colombia,...


Oct 13, 2015, 11:00 ET ¡Miami dice presente: Estamos Unidos Por Salgar!

Se invita a la comunidad Latina y especialmente a los colombianos del Sur de la Florida a que apoyen a la Fundación Wake Up & Arise en su...


Oct 13, 2015, 11:00 ET Miami We Stand Together! We Are United For Salgar!

We invite the Hispanic community, especially Colombians who reside in South Florida, to join us for "United for Salgar" hosted by the Wake Up &...


Dec 01, 2014, 15:30 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Continues Research Funding at Harvard University

 Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to speed narcolepsy diagnosis and help in the search for a cure, recently...


Nov 06, 2014, 12:00 ET Honda Supports Narcolepsy Community to Raise Awareness with PSA

In an effort to spread awareness about the often disabling symptoms of the lifelong sleep disorder narcolepsy, American Honda Motor Co Inc., in...


Sep 11, 2014, 09:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Names Three to Board

Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to improve the lives of people living with narcolepsy, today announced the appointment...


Jul 03, 2014, 12:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Awards Another $50,000 to Dr. Emmanuel Mignot, Noted Stanford University Researcher

 Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to speed diagnosis of narcolepsy and help in the search for a cure, recently...


Jun 02, 2014, 11:00 ET Wake Up Nashville! Celebrates City's Music Culture, Spreads Narcolepsy Awareness with NASCAR's Erik Jones

 For the fourth consecutive year, Wake Up Nashville! takes center stage in Music City to celebrate Nashville's renowned music culture and to...


Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET 14 International WUNners Represent Wake Up Narcolepsy in 2014 Boston Marathon

With the 26.2 miles of 118th Boston Marathon looming before them on April 21, 14 dedicated WUNners from across the U.S. and Canada are in their...


Dec 11, 2013, 08:56 ET Kathi Wagner Joins Wake Up Narcolepsy as Chief Development Director

Experienced, Chicago-based Professional to Lead Fundraising and Other Philanthropic Initiatives  Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc., (WUN) today...


Oct 29, 2013, 10:20 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Partners with NASCAR Prodigy Erik Jones

Kyle Busch Motorsports #51 Toyota Driver Races "Awake at the Wheel" When Erik Jones, the 17-year-old NASCAR driving phenom, buckles into the...


Sep 19, 2013, 11:30 ET Narcolepsy Patient Community Prepares to Share Life Impacts, Treatment Perspectives with FDA Regulators

Comprehensive patient survey documents delayed diagnosis and unmet medical needs for this devastating disease On September 24, 2013,...


Aug 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Funds Research at Stanford, Harvard, Sick Kids Hospital

Nonprofit Continues Support in the Search for Improved Treatment and a Cure Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit working to speed...


Jun 13, 2013, 08:00 ET New Research Demonstrates People with Narcolepsy Face Significant Health and Economic Burden and High Rates of Misdiagnosis

 Comprehensive results from new research, the Burden of Narcolepsy Disease (BOND) study – the largest of its kind – indicate that...


Apr 03, 2013, 12:40 ET Study Reveals 75% Of Teens Report Increased Knowledge From Prescription Drug Prevention Program

 Results released this week by the independent research firm Touchstone Research Institute, reveals the 2012 teen prescription drug abuse pilot...


Jan 17, 2013, 09:00 ET LPGA Golfer Nicole Jeray Raises More Than $35,000 to Benefit Narcolepsy Sufferers

Swinging for Sleep (SFS) Campaign Benefits Wake Up Narcolepsy and Narcolepsy Network  In 2012, its inaugural year, LPGA golfer...


Nov 15, 2012, 16:01 ET ALERT: Parents ... Learn What Your Teens Are Up to Now

WHO:  All Tampa Bay Area Residents Are Encouraged to Attend Parents, Grandparents, Healthcare Providers, Community Leaders......


Nov 08, 2012, 07:56 ET Tampa Bay High Schools Undergo 3-week Takeover To Combat Prescription Drug Abuse

 Teen prescription drug abuse and addiction has become a national epidemic, and Tampa Bay students are in as much danger as other teens across...


Nov 05, 2012, 11:39 ET Prominent Los Angeles Autism Organizations Come Together for Sandy Disaster Relief

Los Angeles Autism Organizations Come Together for Sandy Disaster Relief Special Needs Network is partnering with Los Angeles-based autism...


Oct 11, 2012, 16:21 ET Nearly Half of San Diego Teens Are Worried About a Friend's or Their Own Prescription Drug Abuse. It's Time to Wake Up, San Diego!

 In response to findings of a new survey, WAKE UP! will host RISE UP, a community town hall meeting on teen prescription drug abuse, this...


Jul 30, 2012, 08:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Continues Funding for Advanced Research on Narcolepsy

Awards to Researchers at Harvard, Stanford and Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit...


Jul 30, 2012, 08:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy Continues Funding for Advanced Research on Narcolepsy

Awards to Researchers at Harvard, Stanford and Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit dedicated...


Jul 23, 2012, 08:00 ET McDonnell to Lead Wake Up Narcolepsy Outreach Efforts

Raising Awareness of a Devastating but Under-diagnosed Illness  Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN) (wakeupnarcolepsy.org), a nonprofit...


Apr 03, 2012, 06:05 ET Six Wake Up Narcolepsy Runners Go The Extra Mile in Support of Narcolepsy Research

Harvard Neuroscientist joins international runners to raise awareness and research funds for narcolepsy Six Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN)...


Mar 22, 2012, 09:00 ET Wake Up Narcolepsy and Jazz Pharmaceuticals Announce Swinging for Sleep to Raise Funds for Narcolepsy Awareness

 Wake Up Narcolepsy and Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) have teamed up with professional golfer, Nicole Jeray to launch the 2012...