Category: Restless Legs Syndrome

How is RLS treated?

Currently, there is no cure for RLS. However, lifestyle changes, nonmedicine treatments, and medicines may relieve symptoms and help you sleep better. Below are details about each of these types of treatment and what...

What causes RLS?

What causes RLS? Doctors are not sure what causes RLS. It may be passed down in families. Several things can trigger or worsen RLS symptoms, including: Sitting for long periods of time (such as...

What is restless legs syndrome?

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a disorder of the nervous system (the system consisting of your brain, spinal cord, and nerves). For a doctor to diagnose RLS, you must have the following: A very...