Why do MS patients gain weight? Some MS symptoms make it hard to move around or put you less in the mood for exercise. You might find yourself adding extra pounds because of things like: Fatigue. Depression.
Is weight gain a symptom of MS? In some cases, the symptoms of numbness and tingling, blurred vision, dizziness, and pain worsen over time. It’s also common for people with MS to gain weight due to their symptoms.
How can I lose weight with MS?
- Don’t diet! Most diets don’t work over the long haul.
- Change one meal at a time.
- Focus on your food.
- Follow your cravings.
- Get support.
- Don’t forget to get a move on.
- Give yourself a specific incentive.
Does MS affect metabolism? AMSTERDAM—Patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) have an altered metabolic flexibility after glucose load, both at rest and during exercise, researchers reported at the Fifth Joint Triennial Congress of the European and Americas Committees for Treatment and Research in MS.