Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome
Other Places To Get Help
| National Institute of Neurological Disorders and
|NIH Neurological Institute|
|P.O. Box 5801|
|Bethesda, MD 20824|
|Phone: ||(301) 496-5751|
|TDD: ||(301) 468-5981|
|Web Address: ||www.ninds.nih.gov|
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and
Stroke (NINDS), a part of the National Institutes of Health, is the leading
U.S. federal government agency supporting research on brain and nervous system
disorders. It provides the public with educational materials and information
about these disorders.
|American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)
|Web Address: ||http://yoursleep.aasmnet.org|
This website was created by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) to provide dependable information related to sleep, sleep disorders, treatments, and services.
|National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
|P.O. Box 30105|
|Bethesda, MD 20824-0105|
|Phone: ||(301) 592-8573|
|Fax: ||(240) 629-3246|
|TDD: ||(240) 629-3255|
|Web Address: ||www.nhlbi.nih.gov|
The U.S. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
(NHLBI) information center offers information and publications about preventing
- Diseases affecting the heart and circulation, such as heart
attacks, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, peripheral artery disease, and
heart problems present at birth (congenital heart diseases).
- Diseases that affect the lungs, such as asthma, chronic
obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, sleep apnea, and
- Diseases that affect the blood, such as anemia,
hemochromatosis, hemophilia, thalassemia, and von Willebrand disease.
|National Sleep Foundation|
|1010 North Glebe Road|
|Arlington, VA 22201|
|Phone: ||(703) 243-1697
|Web Address: ||www.sleepfoundation.org|
The National Sleep Foundation, an independent nonprofit
organization, can provide you with brochures on sleep disorders and a list of
accredited sleep disorder clinics.
|Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation|
|1530 Greenview Dr. SW|
|Rochester, MN 55902|
|Phone: ||(507) 287-6465|
|Fax: ||(507) 287-6312|
|Web Address: ||www.rls.org|
The Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation is a nonprofit
organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with restless legs
syndrome (RLS). General medical information and research updates are available
online and through newsletters and special publications. The Web site has
numerous links to support groups and resources for more information about the
|5731 Mosholu Avenue|
|Bronx, NY 10471|
|Web Address: ||www.wemove.org|
WE MOVE is an Internet resource for movement disorder
information. This nonprofit organization is dedicated to educating people about the latest
treatment options for neurologic movement disorders. WE MOVE also has
information on support groups and hosts discussions and chat rooms on the website.
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Colin Chalk, MD, CM, FRCPC - Neurology
March 10, 2011
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