Posts Tagged ‘RLS’

Seniors With Diabetes and RLS

Seniors with Diabetes and Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) need to pay attention to their needs, from both of these related conditions. RLS is a condition which affects the nervous system. The symptoms affect the sufferer’s legs, causing¬† uncomfortable feelings and an urge to move the legs. RLS is common in seniors. Figures from the NCBI…

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Restless Legs Syndrome: An Introduction

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For anyone who’s ever had restless legs syndrome (RLS), you know that it’s not just about your legs. It can even disturb sleep. Another name for restless legs syndrome is Willis-Ekbom disease. The syndrome is characterized by sensations in the feet along with an overpowering urge to move them. Although the disease is typically found…

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