Restless Legs Syndrome is also known a Willis Ekbom diesease and can affect people of all ages, but mostly affects women over 65. Symptoms generally occur when a person is resting or about to fall asleep and can lead to sleep deprivation, mood disorders, anxiety and other mood related symptoms.
There is no known cure
Kaye Parker from Albany has suffered from RLS for over 15 years and looking to start a support group for those affected by RLS.
She shared her experience with RLS on Triple M.
if you would like to know more about RLS and to join the support group, please contact Kaye on 0487 389 726. The Australian RLS website is www.sleepoz.org.au