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Sleep Disorder – Nurse’s Guide – Get Help Now With These Quick Tips

It’s often reported that the average adult needs about nine hours of sleep, but many studies and people dispute this; reports range from four hours to ten hours a night. Two sleep disorders categorized under disturbed sleep orders include Restless Legs Syndrome, sometimes incorrectly referred to as Restless Leg Syndrome, with one ‘s’, and Periodic… Read More »

A Sleep Disorder That Afflict The Legs – Restless Sleep Syndrome

Restless leg syndrome, called RLS, is a sleep disorder that afflicts greater than 15 percent of adults. It is affecting more women than men and the occurrence of restless leg malady increases with age. Certain medical ailments, such as diabetes, arthritis and varicose veins, also increase the risk of developing restless leg syndrome. This sleep… Read More »