What is Restless Leg Syndrome?

What is Restless Leg Syndrome?

We all get a jittery after sitting still for too long. But some people experience an irresistible urge to move their legs, and it can seriously affect their daily lives.

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20 Responses

  1. iota-09 says:

    look it on the bright side: getting exercise will be easier and feel more
    natural, kind of.

  2. Bo Bi says:

    So after all it is a symptom…

  3. 0 Subscribers says:

    To me it feels like having ITCHY BONES, and no matter what you do you can’t
    itch it. Yea, doesn’t make sense, but that’s what it’s like.

  4. petitecontrebassiste says:

    I’ve had Akathisia before because of some meds I was taking, and it’s
    similar to RLS. It’s not just being uncomfortable and feeling like you need
    to move, it’s very painful and actually HURTS, your legs hurt so bad you
    need to move them. It drives you crazy and you can’t think about anything
    else and you can’t stop pacing. And I have ADHD, so I know what feeling
    restless feels like, but it’s nothing compared to that.

  5. Billie Barker says:

    Whilst watching this video I had to move my legs so many times due to pain
    and irritation. Thanks RLS!

  6. klutterkicker says:

    What are frogs?

  7. Kynnedi Hines says:

    I just watched your “Most Venomous Animal,” video and I was was wonder why
    most vemons give men erections.

  8. Alana Overley says:

    is is possible to have a 4th eye cone and if so is/could there be a online

  9. kylie emma says:

    I have that it sucks I can never ever sleep

  10. Nikita Dubrovskih says:

    Going to stretch, thank you :D

  11. Ella5471 says:

    Not sure if this is related but sometimes I get a feeling of parts of a
    muscle throbing and when I look at it it looks almost like there is
    something moving around inside my body. It only ever seems to happen where
    there is larger amounts of muscle. like my arms, legs, belly area, etc. I
    usually just push lightly on that area and it goes away, though it could be
    the act of moving that part of the body so I can push on it that stops it.
    It has never caused any issues or happened often enough that it is an

    Does anyone else get this, or is it related to RLS in someway?

  12. Lein Ostin says:

    I thought my legs just want to dance. TT

  13. nonchalantd says:

    beans and oats contain plenty of iron; no need for supplements.

  14. Pseudo Mouse says:

    I get RLS when I take certain medication. Like taking Melatonin (I use it
    for sleep) and antidepressants together.

  15. Patricia Alexa says:

    Hey, can you please make an episode about why some thoughts are scaring us?

  16. Nicholas Taylor says:

    …I think I have this

  17. Zach B. says:

    I got RLS from my mom

  18. StupidButCunning says:

    Hmm, I am not sure if this is related, but when I was younger I had a
    pretty significant iron deficiency. I was usually a very active kid, but if
    I left my leg sit in the same position for a long time it began to have an
    almost pulsing sensation. It was often accompanied by a tingly sensation
    such as the leg falling asleep and I would feel the need to shake my leg or
    move it in any way I could which would quickly dissipate the symptoms. I
    always just assumed it was the leg falling asleep, though I suppose that
    shouldn’t happen in a healthy circulatory system with no pressure being
    applied to nerves.

    It went away as I got older and treated the deficiency with supplements and
    diet adjustments. This isn’t to say there is a link since it could have
    been due to a variety of countless factors. Just an observation in
    hindsight to ponder.

  19. Hotdog Toffee says:

    Do a video on CFS, I suffer with it and it would be awesome to find out
    some more about it <3

  20. Cooper Carr says:

    RLS is for people who don’t deadlift.