Skip Navigation
 
 
 
 xxx
 
Print This Page
Share this page: More
 

Symptoms of Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

Do You Think You Might Have RLS?

  • Have you ever had unpleasant or uncomfortable feelings in your legs that occurred mainly while you were either sitting or lying down?
     
  • Have you ever felt the need or urge to move your legs that occurred mainly while you were sitting or lying down?
     
  • While you are actually walking around, do you get any relief from these feelings?
     
  • Are these feelings in your legs more likely to occur while you are resting than when you are physically active?
     
  • Are these feelings in your legs worse at night or in the evening than at other times of the day?

If you have answered yes to these questions, you may suffer from Restless Legs Syndrome. 

Next: RLS Treatment

To make an appointment or request an evaluation, please call the Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center at 410-550-0571.

 

Our Experts in the News

Restless Legs Syndrome, Insomnia And Brain Chemistry: A Tangled Mystery Solved?

Dr. Christopher Earley speaks on:

"Iron status and iron treatment."

"What is augmentation and how should it be treated?"

"What is the evidence for the iron-dopamine hypothesis?"

Related Articles

"Restless Legs Syndrome"
New England Journal of Medicine
Willis-Ekbom Disease (aka Restless Legs Syndrome) Foundation’s Educational Pamphlets and Brochures

Volunteers Needed

If you are interested in participating in a clinical study being conducted at the Johns Hopkins Center for RLS, please contact the RLS Center Study Recruiter at 410-550-1046.

Out-of-State and International Patients - Find Out More

 
 
 
 
 

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy and Disclaimer