Thursday, January 06, 2005

Kids Kicking in Their Sleep - It Could Be 'Restless Legs'

Too many people don't realize that 'restless legs' can really cause chronic sleep problems in their kids and even hyperactivity and attention problems that get misdiagnosed as ADHD. The second link below is an older study, but interesting because it showed improvement in all criteria for ADHD as well as improved visual memory scores.

Mayo Clinic Finds Restless Legs Syndrome In Children Linked To Family History, Iron Deficiency

Treatment Helps ADHD Symptoms

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