Sentence Examples

  • As of the early 2000s, narcolepsy is thought to be an orexin deficiency syndrome; that is, it develops when a person's hypothalamus does not secrete enough orexins to keep the person from falling asleep at inappropriate times.
  • The honey's glucose level triggers the brain to stop producing the chemical orexin.
  • Narcolepsy is sometimes described as an orexin deficiency syndrome.
  • Orexin is used by the brain to keep you alert.

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