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How do I know if my son has restless leg syndrome?

My son is about to be a yr. old && every time he drinks a bottle, he fidgets his legs wildly. Same when it comes to diaper changes. We try to keep him still && he freaks out. It's starting to become a serious problem.

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Blueberryplz

Asked by Blueberryplz at 12:34 PM on May. 3, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Speak to his pediatrician.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:37 PM on May. 3, 2009

  • He could just be wiggly...some babies are like that.
    Babyness

    Answer by Babyness at 12:41 PM on May. 3, 2009

  • google should die ...
    talk to your dr
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:15 PM on May. 3, 2009

  • My son is 6.5 mo old but he moves like nuts...his legs don't stop. When I change him he is really hard to change b/c he moves a lot.
    mommylovesu28

    Answer by mommylovesu28 at 4:28 PM on May. 3, 2009

  • Sounds more like a wiggle worm than restless leg syndrome. If he is having trouble falling asleep because he wants to keep moving his legs then I might talk to his doctor about it.... but I don't think babies usually have this condition.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 4:53 PM on May. 3, 2009

  • I'm only worried about it cause it's in the family.
    Blueberryplz

    Answer by Blueberryplz at 4:44 PM on May. 4, 2009

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