Restless Leg Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
7 October, 2021
Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a disorder that causes an uncontrollable urge to move one’s legs while at rest.
Dr. Smita Patel is an Integrative Neurologist and sleep medicine physician, a physician leader and entrepreneur.
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