Graphic & Web Designer | Digital Marketer | Narcolepsy Advocate
Who is Maryanne – #usingiziinitiative
In a nutshell, Maryanne is a mum, a wife, a freelancing Graphic – web Designer and a Digital Marketer by profession. I’m also a Narcolepsy Patient Advocate. I also love nature and a bit outdoorsy person. I have been a scout ever since I can remember, though inactive at the time, but you know what they say, once a scout always a scout.
So, the major inspiration to have this site apart from having a domain with my own name… lol, is to complement my effort of creating sleep hygiene awareness online #usingiziinitiative, promote my skills as a Graphic Designer and overall share most of my diverse hobbies and interests.
Not everyone understands or knows about the existence of sleep conditions and that they can affect anyone, they are not a mzungu condition nor a curse. But that’s a story for another day.
I figured out if all Kenyans can know the importance of sleep hygiene and abide by the them, then in time we all can come to understand the underlying sleep conditions that existing in our country and in turn will take better care of ourselves, minimize stigma and hopefully have a Sleep Research Center that can be able to assist others like me.
Narcolepsy is a common cause of chronic sleepiness, affecting about 1 in 2,000 people. Narcolepsy typically develops during the teen years and lasts for life. Narcolepsy is a manageable condition, and students …