New book im reading, shh its not mine ;)

My cousins got a great book about rls, second edition, so it's the latest book, written by Hochang B Lee, Maek J Buchfuhrer, Richard Allen. Wayne A Hening

All great doctors for rls, makes for some good reading, some of it she she getting a bit annoyed with herself, as some things was told about rls, just dont seem to be true, show's that everything you hear is not true, i cant wait for her to put the book down so i can have a read :)

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  • wow i finnaly got to do a post !! ;)

  • So, what is not true? just for information's sake. ;)

  • I only own the first edition of that book. Just found out there is new 2nd edition that came out in April of this year, so I will have to order it now, won't I?

  • good idea, but didnt you say there wasnt i second edition ??? oh well at least you can get it now, happy reading

  • I never said there was not a 2nd edition. I just said above that I just found out. I will go order it now. ;) Thanks!

  • exactly where would I have said that? not here, because my post did not go up a couple of days ago. And no I did not say that anywhere. ;) to be really clear for you.

  • good idea, but didnt you say there wasnt i second edition ??? oh well at least you can get it now, happy reading

  • By the way, just go an email from the author of that book, and he said that the leg cramp section is virtually the same in both editions, FYI, just so you know. ;) Have good one and happy reading when your cousin finishes her copy.

  • oh theres 4 authors did you email all of them, and on a sunday too, well done you, its a great book

  • Cannot email ALL of them. Dr. Wayne Hening is deceased, may he rest in peace. HE was the one who pulled up Dr. Ekbom's research from the 40's in the 70's, and that is when things started to happen in modern RLS research. The others are researchers also. Dr. Buchfuhrer is the main contributor, and he is a medical advisor for my groups. He also has a thriving RLS practice and that is all he does. FYI.

  • this i allready know, FYI

  • I emailed Dr. Buchfuhrer yesterday and he answered me. He says that the leg cramp section is virtually the same in both books. He suggests that it be read carefully, because leg cramps and RLS are still considered to be two totally different things, he ahs not changed it from one book to another. Since he wrote that, I believe what he says. The 2nd edition was printed to have more up to date med information. So, I guess I do not need to buy the newer one.

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