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Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless Legs Syndrome Fact Sheet

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a neurological disorder characterized by unpleasant sensations in the legs and an uncontrollable urge to move when at rest in an effort to relieve these feelings.

Review Date: February 11, 2013

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NINDS

Restless Legs Syndrome Healthcare Provider Directory

The Willis-Ekbom Disease Foundation maintains a directory of healthcare providers who have expressed interest and/or knowledge in the treatment of WED/RLS. Locate a provider in your area.

Review Date: December 12, 2014

Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

Restless Legs Syndrome: Find a Support Group or Contact

Locate a support group or volunteer in your area to find support and information about the latest treatments for Restless Legs Syndrome.

Review Date: September 22, 2011

Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

Suggested Coping Methods for RLS

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a sensorimotor condition that can interfere with sleep as well as rest-related waking activities. Learning methods to cope with your RLS symptoms can significantly improve your quality of life.

Review Date: September 22, 2011

Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

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