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... some reading for you on the subject..... http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=545535&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=540937&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=534301&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=513322&highlight=bar+of+soap (1 replies)
... under the sheets while you sleep helps with different types of leg pains. No one knows why and I am not sure if it helps with RLS, but it's worth a try. I don't have this problem, but I thought I'd pass on the info. ... (1 replies)
... Years ago I read about putting an unwrapped bar of soap between the sheets to help you sleep and to settle the restless legs. I just laughed and went on my merry way! ... (1 replies)

... Glad the soap is working for you. The idea has been around for along time. ... (1 replies)
... I am open to a bar of soap between the sheets being a fluke. I honestly can't figure out why it would work. BUT at this point with the pain, I don't care. If it is only working on my mind, I will take it! ... (15 replies)
... I am wondering if anyone has tried soap in the pockets during the day for leg pain. I tried it once and it seemed to help but I don't know if it was a coincidence. ... (15 replies)
... between the sheets to relieve restless legs? ... (15 replies)
Soap trick
May 16, 2009
... re seems to be too many people who don't know what RLS is or the symptoms. RLS symptoms have nothing to do with physical aches, but creepy crawly uneasy feelings in either your legs, arms, torso, or other parts of your body. So putting a bar of soap won't do anything for true RLS sufferers like me. ... (28 replies)
... try a bar of soap in between the sheets (8 replies)
... Doesn't matter what kind. I use Coast. Makes your room smell good too. Just put them in the bed with you, preferably near the problem area. It does work. ... (15 replies)
... OK, I'll admit. I've been lurking for a little while now. When I read the post on soap under the sheets I thought you all must be crazy!! ... (16 replies)
... My poor hubby has RLS and I put a bar of soap under the sheets on his side of the bed without telling him. I was conducting an experiment.... ... (17 replies)
... My father says that he likes to lay on the carpet or floor with maybe just a sleeping bag and the pressure from the floor on his thighs helps. I've heard that a bar of soap under the sheets is another thing that helps. ... (19 replies)
... It's one of those old wives tales that has been around for years. For some, it works. Is it in the mind? ... (15 replies)
... between the sheet and the mattress or mattress pad. It's been in our local papers many times, when people write in to the local doctor that writes in the paper, and they ask how to do this. ... (15 replies)
Possible Relief!
Sep 22, 2005
... Welcome to the boards. Just a couple of questions first. Were you diagnosed by a doctor as having RLS? ... (1 replies)
... Anemia is a common thread for many of us who have RLS. ... (12 replies)
... Yea, Flexeral is a bad one for aggravating RLS or causing a flareup. There are a lot of drugs that can make RLS worse. ... (3 replies)
... of soap on their sheets or in their socks at night when sleeping. The body absorbs the sodium chloride and other ingred. and it somehow helps some people. ... (2 replies)
... or Ivory soap or some plain type of soap on their sheets near their legs and feet OR in their socks or somewhere on their body. Apparently, the sodium chloride and other ingred. get absorbed in the skin during the night and help the condition. ... (19 replies)


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