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Other mood and behaviour changes

While many with MS will experience depression or anxiety at some point, more rarely, some people experience changes to their emotions or behaviour that don’t seem to make sense, or that they aren’t able to control.

MS and emotions

  • How might MS affect your emotions?
  • Why is this happening?
  • Are there any treatments?
  • How can I help myself?

Behavioural symptoms

  • How might MS affect behaviour?
  • Euphoria
  • Disinhibition
  • Lack of insight
  • Lack of initiative