|Vitamin B12 and MS |
As it turns out, people with MS are at higher risk of vitamin B12 deficiency. Low levels of vitamin B12 can mimic and exacerbate many MS symptoms, including fatigue, depression and memory loss. While there really isn't much evidence that B12 has a direct impact on the MS disease process itself, the fact is that many of us with MS don't seem to process B12 efficiently and simply need more - otherwise, the effects are very similar to MS progression (if that makes sense).
Treatment for vitamin B12 deficiency is simple, involving oral supplements or intramuscular injections.
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