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by trevb
Thu Nov 10, 2005 9:04 am
Forum: Physical Treatments
Topic: Where does pins and needles end and RLS begin?
Replies: 1
Views: 1556

some people describe rls as a 'pins and needles' pain, everyones pain/discomfort is different!. then again pins and needles can be a sign of somehting else... ie disc problem etc.... otherwise i can only say that you need to see if you have the 4 criteria and if you do then you probably have rls... ...
by trevb
Wed Nov 09, 2005 3:44 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: It's Early, Quality of Life Plea for 2005
Replies: 111
Views: 63241

no zzz's dont listen to her.. they really are going surfing :wink:
by trevb
Wed Nov 09, 2005 2:15 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: It's Early, Quality of Life Plea for 2005
Replies: 111
Views: 63241

theyre all going surfing.


nice to have you around no zzzzzzz's! :)
by trevb
Wed Nov 09, 2005 2:14 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: personal update and english doctors
Replies: 9
Views: 2316

thnx!!
by trevb
Wed Nov 09, 2005 12:47 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: personal update and english doctors
Replies: 9
Views: 2316

no becat no prescription, but a letter that will allow me to not pay 17% vat.. which is about $400 in your money!!
by trevb
Tue Nov 08, 2005 9:26 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: personal update and english doctors
Replies: 9
Views: 2316

i havent found out yet. due for the blood test tomorrow at the hospital. ill let you guys know... :D

no meds needed at present... i manage with lifestyle and lots of wriggling around!! :lol:
by trevb
Tue Nov 08, 2005 4:48 pm
Forum: Special Populations: Pediatric, Pregnancy, Secondary, etc.
Topic: Helping toddlers
Replies: 39
Views: 32045

Re: Preschooler with PLS

kelly anne, great to hear thoings are improving!!! excellent!! its also so good to get feedback from you and other parents of children. it really helps with others who access this site with the same challenge. really appreciate your input and keeping us up to date with your progress., this thread is...
by trevb
Tue Nov 08, 2005 3:36 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: personal update and english doctors
Replies: 9
Views: 2316

personal update and english doctors

well, thought id share that i went to the doctor for the first time regarding my rls..... and it was soooo easy!! she was very nice and understanding. i gave her the rls website which she looked at and asked me the 'prompt' questions that are posted there (which i knew off by heart and duly answered...
by trevb
Tue Nov 08, 2005 11:34 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Best type of mattress for RLS sufferers & their partners
Replies: 12
Views: 3661

tiredlimey-

where did you get your mattress from out of interest? did you get vat relief?

yes..... definatly the reason for buying it would be so that when im thrashing around in the bed she wont feel it on a memory foam mattress!
by trevb
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:47 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: another rls website
Replies: 5
Views: 2184

another rls website

you may have seen this before but i stumbled into it....its s pharmacuetical website!!!!

one for people....
http://www.restlesslegs.com/ar.html


and one for professionals...
http://www.restlesslegs.com/hcp/index.html

its got a good rls symptoms checklist that you can tick and print off to show your doctor for new diagnosis. check it out

http://www.restlesslegs.com/di2.html
by trevb
Wed Nov 02, 2005 10:20 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Research - newest post added 1/5/06
Replies: 26
Views: 7247

cornelia wrote:those at risk of RLS were more likely to be overweight, unemployed, daily smokers, and to have issues with work attendance and performance.


ok, so thats why i have rls! i feel so much better now.... :wink:
by trevb
Wed Nov 02, 2005 6:59 pm
Forum: Physical Treatments
Topic: What do you think CAUSED yoiur RLS?
Replies: 76
Views: 39350

hi, livesfortheone good to see you posting around, welcome aboard the boat!! plmd is- Associated afflictions: RLS is usually associated with involuntary contraction of leg (muscles) during sleep known as periodic limb movements (PLM). (BTW the reverse is not true). basically its-involuntary kicking ...
by trevb
Wed Nov 02, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: What makes your RLS worse?
Replies: 66
Views: 19572

hi sara,
good to "see" you again, hope all is well with you :) .
by trevb
Wed Nov 02, 2005 4:33 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: New member
Replies: 4
Views: 1787

chirpee, nice to see your post, welcome. have you spotted the 'children with rls' post in the 'special populations' section? m it has loads of info re this topic for you to read and use. it may not be rls (fingers crossed) but it may be.... its definatly worth getting your child checked out with the...
by trevb
Tue Nov 01, 2005 10:57 am
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Nose Hair
Replies: 3
Views: 1284

Re: Nose Hair

Walking After Midnight wrote:Now they're going to send someone over to take some blood, or hair, or urine...something.
Randy



maybe theyre going to take a sample of nose hair?? :o

not sure about the life insurance thing... sorry