Brain Sciences that patients with early-stage multiple sclerosis who had low levels of vitamin D had significantly lower scores on the symbol digit modalities test as well as worse disease severity during diagnosis and their last clinical follow-up. Researchers said one of the first cognitive problems in MS is information processing speed slowing down, and vitamin D was the only significant predictor of information processing speed examined in the study."/> Brain Sciences that patients with early-stage multiple sclerosis who had low levels of vitamin D had significantly lower scores on the symbol digit modalities test as well as worse disease severity during diagnosis and their last clinical follow-up. Researchers said one of the first cognitive problems in MS is information processing speed slowing down, and vitamin D was the only significant predictor of information processing speed examined in the study."/> Early cognitive issues in MS linked to vitamin D deficiency

Early cognitive issues in MS linked to vitamin D deficiency

2021-12-03

Researchers reported in Brain Sciences that patients with early-stage multiple sclerosis who had low levels of vitamin D had significantly lower scores on the symbol digit modalities test as well as worse disease severity during diagnosis and their last clinical follow-up. Researchers said one of the first cognitive problems in MS is information processing speed slowing down, and vitamin D was the only significant predictor of information processing speed examined in the study.

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