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What is Periodic Limb Movement Disorder?

Periodic limb movement disorder (or PLMD) is the repetitively and involuntary jerking of the legs while the person sleeps and the symptoms that come as a result of this phenomenon. Periodic limb movement disorder only happens at night and during sleep, however, this disorder should not be confused with restless leg syndrome (RLS), which is […]

The Different Types of Restless Leg Syndrome

There Are 2 Main Types of Restless Leg Syndrome Primary Restless Leg Syndrome The first type of restless leg syndrome that you typically hear about is known as primary RLS. For the most part, people will this type of restless leg syndrome will not start experiencing symptoms during their early years and is known by […]

What Causes That Pesky Tingling in Legs During RLS?

While this classic symptom of RLS is common, research has yet to prove what exactly is going on when one experiences these tingling sensations. One theory speculates that the tingling in legs is due to damage of your nerves. The brain can’t interpret the signals it is receiving as it is outside of its experience. […]