National Sleep Foundation Co-sponsors RLS Educational Initiative with Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

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Monday, September 22, 2008

goals were simple and yet groundbreaking: increase awareness, improve treatments, and, through research, find a cure for RLS, a condition which severely affects the lives of millions of individuals.. The Foundation has grown from a simple volunteer staff to a staff of seven employees at their Rochester, Minnesota location. For more information, visit rls.org.

About National Sleep Foundation
Established in 1990, National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is an independent nonprofit organization committed to alerting the public, healthcare providers and policymakers to the life-and-death importance of adequate sleep. The priorities of NSF are to improve the quality of life for Americans who suffer from sleep problems and disorders and to improve public health and safety by achieving understanding of sleep and sleep disorders, education, research, and advocacy. This means helping everyone better understand the importance of sleep, the benefits of good sleep habits, and recognizing the signs of sleep problems so that they can be properly diagnosed and treated. For more information, visit sleepfoundation.org.

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