Abstract:We have frequently observed that infants presenting with excessive crying and fussing, or colic at night have parents with Restless Legs Syndrome. Our objective was to determine if these infants are more likely to have parents with Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis-Ekbom Disease). METHODS: We interviewed 67 families with infants and children, in search of a history of excessive crying and fussing during their first four months of life. Their parents were investigated for Restless Legs Syndrome. RESULTS: Among the… Show more
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