In the media

SFA has extensive coverage in television, video and radio. Television broadcasts include National Geographic, 48 hours Mystery, Oprah, The Today Show, CBS Sunday Morning, MSNBC, and FOX News. Several podcasts and “live” radio broadcasts have been produced on the BBC, Sirius Radio, and National Public Radio. News publications include TIME, Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, New York Post, Men’s Health, and the Lady’s Home Journal.

Television and video

Science behind Sleepwalking – Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Symposium, Newport, Oregon Source: YouTube

Fatal insomnia – Fatal familial insomnia is a rare genetic mutation that prevents people from sleeping. Source: ABC News

REM sleep disorder – Dr. Cramer Bornemann reviews a specific case about a man who attacked his wife while asleep. Source: ABC News

Midnight snack: sleep-eating – One of the first reports in the nation about the association between Ambien and sleep-eating. Source: NBC Today Show

Sleeprunners – A documentary by Carlos Schenck about rare cases of sleepwalking, sleep-eating, night terrors, and more. Source: YouTube

Winter sleepwalking – A south Minneapolis man was found sleepwalking barefoot in 30 degree below zero weather. He most likely never felt any cold or pain since he was sleepwalking. Source: KARE 11 News

Investigative report on drowsy bus driving – A sleep-deprived bus driver risked the lives of high school band students. Source: KMSP 9 News


Waking up in the dock – Dr. Cramer Bornemann and other sleep experts discuss several sleepwalking cases Source: BBC Radio Scotland, 21:39 minutes

Please Explain: Sleep Dr. Cramer Bornemann talks about why we need sleep, why we can’t sleep, and why we aren’t sleeping enough. Source: New York Public Radio, 37:26 minutes

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