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by Rustsmith
Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Pax

Friday, December 15 Welcome to Pax, who has had RLS since childhood, pretty much guaranteed every night. Pax struggles to get a good night sleep and a night out at a theatre is a challenge! All that sounds very familiar. Please post a note telling us a bit about your symptoms and what you are doing ...
by Rustsmith
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to dulcetsix

Thursday, December 14 Welcome to dulcetsix, who is reluctant to make plans since she doesn't know from day to day how she will feel and doesn't want to do anything that involves traveling far from home. We all know those feelings. Please post a note telling us what you are doing to manage your RLS a...
by Rustsmith
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Two very different doctors' visits
Replies: 32
Views: 408

Re: Two very different doctors' visits

Hopefully others on oxycodone will respond. According to the book "Clinical Management of Restless Legs Syndrome", the usual dose range for oxycodone is 2.5 to 10 mg taken every 4 to 8 hrs.
by Rustsmith
Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Lynne88

Monday, December 11

Welcome to

Lynn88, whose RLS usually causes symptoms at night and lack of quality sleep.

Please take a look around and then post a note telling us a bit more about your RLS and what you are doing to manage it. And feel free to ask any questions that you have.
by Rustsmith
Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS/WED
Topic: Published Research - General Sleep and RLS (WED)
Replies: 362
Views: 80441

Re: Published Research - General Sleep and RLS (WED)

I don't have access through my other resources yet, since it was only published on Friday. Even Google Scholar doesn't list it yet. Maybe in a week or two.
by Rustsmith
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to sohny32

Saturday, December 9

Welcome to

shohny32, who has had RLS more than 30 years.

Please post a note telling us a bit about your RLS and what you are doing to manage it.
by Rustsmith
Sat Dec 09, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Tparls

Saturday, December 9 Welcome to Tparls, whose RLS has affected life due to the hard time standing to get through the day. It keeps Tparls at home when ready to go out. It also affects sleep negatively keeping Tparls up throughout the night. Please post a note telling us what you are currently doing ...
by Rustsmith
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Soozierules

Saturday, December 9 Welcome to Soozierules, who has had RLS for many years, is operating on sleep deprivation most days and it really has affected her life negatively. She has been to many doctors and been on a lot of different medications, but is still seeking relief. Most of us have multiple doct...
by Rustsmith
Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to davidl5012

Friday, December 8

Welcome to

davidl5012, whose RLS is an ongoing bane.

Please post a note telling us a bit about your RLS, what you are doing to manage it and asking any questions that you have.
by Rustsmith
Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS/WED
Topic: What Severe RLS is Like
Replies: 288
Views: 14088

Re: What Severe RLS is Like

Eefall, I find your current passion for doing artwork and your past history of writing poetry very interesting. I am certain that you have heard the same sort of comment about engineers that I have, namely that we tend to only be interested in math, engineering and the sciences with little interest ...
by Rustsmith
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Tomebro

Friday, December 8 Welcome to Tomebro, who has had RLS for over 50 years. At first, it was infrequent but In the last ten years, it has gotten progressively worse. The last five years it hits daily. The drugs that he has been using don’t seem to help. He just not able to function like he used to. Pl...
by Rustsmith
Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:32 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Karr

Thursday, December 7 Welcome to Karr, who has suffered with RLS for thirty years and it continues to get worse and medications are helping less. Sleep is almost impossible now. Please take a look around and then post a note telling us about your medication(s) so that we can offer you some suggestion...
by Rustsmith
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to chug

Wednesday, December 6 Welcome to chug, who has not been able to get a good night's sleep in more than a year. chug does not want to take medication but would like to know the latest in restless leg research. Take a look at the Published Research thread in our General Topics section to get an idea of...
by Rustsmith
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to hazyj

Tuesday, December 5 Welcome to hazyj, who is a long time horrible sleeper and RLS sufferer who understands how a life can be held hostage by lack of sleep. His RLS is agonizing, frustrating, exhausting and life interrupting. He suspects that every RLS sufferer has had hope at some point that it &quo...
by Rustsmith
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: DECEMBER 2017 - NEW MEMBERS
Replies: 14
Views: 129

Welcome to Jonz

Tuesday, December 5 Welcome to Jonz, who has had it. He can't sleep and mirapex makes his drowsy, so what to do? He feels helpless and at the end. Please post a note telling us a bit more about your symptoms and what you have tried. There are almost always other options available that you can sugges...

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