by Jody Smith
As is so often the case, the research on a possible correlation between metabolic syndrome and ME/CFS is scanty. When I came across this threadbare research, though, I was desperate enough to check it out for myself.
I recognized myself when I read about the weight gain and difficulties in dropping the weight, but what really rang a bell was when I read that brain function can be severely affected. A poorly-working brain has been one of the worst symptoms of ME/CFS that I struggle with.
Diabetes runs in my family, and the fact that I had so many signs of metabolic syndrome was no surprise. … Read More