The Gender Gap
Did you know that women are approximately 2.5 times more likely to experience restless leg syndrome than men? Dr. Charlene Gamaldo is the Medical Director of the Johns Hopkins Sleep Center and she theorizes that there may be a relation between iron deficiency and restless legs. This would help explain why women are more likely to experience restless legs when pregnant, premenopausal, or premenstruation.
Link to Dr. Gamaldo's Video