Rajasthan man sleeps for 300 days a year due to rare disorder
People are generally suggested to sleep six to eight hours each day, however Purkharam from Rajasthan sleeps for 25 days at a time. He was diagnosed with the unusual condition 23 years ago. Purkharam's family sought treatment when he slept considerably during the first several days of his illness. At the time, he slept for 15 hours a day. Over time, the amount of time spent sleeping grew by several hours, and eventually by several days. His symptoms have deteriorated to the point that he now sleeps for 20 to 25 days at a time and approximately 300 days a year. His wife said due to this rare disease of her husband, they suffer too much.