Living with Idiopathic Hypersomnia

What has it been like living with idiopathic hypersomnia? I’ll explain as best as I can.

Living with Idiopathic Hypersomnia, by Jenn Greenleaf

How is This Manageable?


It’s a Constant Learning Process

“There’s no reason for you to be as tired as you are — you don’t actually do anything.”


Idiopathic Hypersomnia Doesn’t Define Me


Do I feel like I’m fighting exhaustion all the time?


What Does All This Mean for You?

Jenn Greenleaf

Jenn Greenleaf is the Managing Editor at You can also check out her work at

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