Adrenal Fatigue

Adrenal Fatigue Part 2-How to Know if You Have Adrenal Fatigue

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Adrenal Fatigue Part 2: How to Know if You Have Adrenal Fatigue If you haven’t seen part 1: What is Adrenal Fatigue, you can view it here. Adrenal fatigue is a term that is thrown around casually lately with lists and lists of symptoms.  This can lead to quite a bit of confusion.  However, the adrenal glands will be affected by and affect virtually any disease state in the human body. I am commonly asked how to definitively know if you have adrenal fatigue.  And while there are lists of symptoms the truth is that there is only one surefire way to know if you do have adrenal fatigue...

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Adrenal Fatigue Video: What it is, Causes and Effects

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Adrenal Fatigue: The What, Why and How The words “Adrenal Fatigue” are thrown around all the time these days and it can be very confusing.  So I made a quick video to explaining the most important parts of this often misunderstood condition.  Give it a watch and hit me back with your most pressing questions. In this video I discuss: What is adrenal fatigue? What causes it? How does it affect the body? Video Summary: What are the adrenals? The adrenals are small (about the size of a walnut) glands that sit just on top of the kidneys. Adrenal fatigue is when they overproduce...

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The Hidden Causes of Adrenal Fatigue in Athletes

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In my Acupuncture practice I see a fair number of people suffering from symptoms of Adrenal fatigue, exhaustion and burnout.  Adrenal fatigue is a nasty set of symptoms stemming from a hormone imbalance in the body.   lack of quality sleep, afternoon tiredness, decreased sex drive, thinning hair and nails, weight gain, low grade depression or anxiety, headaches, or dry skin can be a result of the adrenal glands either overproducing or underproducing cortisol.   I prefer to call adrenal fatigue adrenal dysregulation as the real issue is production or underproduction of the hormone at the...

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