Yes! A day given over to sleep! ....But no, it's a day given to promoting the treatment of sleep disorders.
- Whereas, sleepiness and sleeplessness are a global epidemic that threaten health and quality of life,
- Whereas, much can be done to prevent and treat sleepiness and sleeplessness,
- Whereas, professional and public awareness are the first step to action,
- We hereby declare the disorders of sleep preventable and treatable medical conditions in all countries of the world.