I was told by a friend that I should put a bar of soap in my bed as it cures RLS. I was quite annoyed by them telling me I was being defeatest in not jumping at this suggestion.
Now I know lots of things work for different people see link:
but how in the hell - other than placebo can this help? I know "there are no atheists in fox holes" but come on this is taking things too far, what do you think?