Skip to content

Restless Legs Syndrome Center

Font Size
A
A
A

Sleep Disorders: Restless Legs Syndrome Resources

For More Information:

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
2510 North Frontage Road
Darien, IL 60561
(630) 737-9700
American Academy of Sleep Medicine

National Sleep Foundation
1010 N. Glebe Road, Ste. 310

Recommended Related to Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)

Restless Legs Syndrome and Sleep

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) steals sleep. It's usually worst in the evening and overnight, which can mean little rest, and fatigue the next day. "Most people with RLS have fragmented sleep, with difficulty falling asleep and repetitive jerking motions that can wake them up," says neurologist Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, director of the Cleveland Clinic's Sleep Disorders Center. The good news, she says, is that many people with RLS respond to simple treatments -- and that can mean better sleep...

Read the Restless Legs Syndrome and Sleep article > >

Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 243-1697 
National Sleep Foundation

Willis-Ekbom Disease Foundation (formerly the Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation, Inc.)
1530 Greenview Drive SW, Suite 210
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 287-6465
Willis-Ekbom Disease Foundation

 

Other Web Links

Restless Legs Syndrome Fact Sheet
Restless Legs Syndrome Information Page

WebMD Medical Reference from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg, MD on April 22, 2014

Today on WebMD

woman asleep foot hanging out
Is it nervous or sleep disorder?
woman knitting
Warm baths, exercise, and nixing caffeine will help.
 
woman stretching leg
We’ve got four ideas to try and four to avoid.
patient and doctor
If you think you may have RLS, see a doctor for an exam.
 
woman asleep foot hanging out
ARTICLE
pharmacist with a client
ARTICLE
 
woman walking her dog
ARTICLE
patient and doctor
ARTICLE