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75 Signs and Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome

The presentation of Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome (AFS) can be affiliated with any of the following signs, symptoms, or conditions. Currently, there is no definitive laboratory test for Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome but you should always be on the lookout if you are suffering from a high number of the following Adrenal Fatigue symptoms. It’s important to […]
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Brittle Adrenals and Adrenal Exhaustion Symptoms

No one likes to be thought of as easily broken, yet “brittle” is sometimes used to describe a clinical state characterized by large and sudden swings of adrenal exhaustion symptoms from one extreme to another. The term Brittle Diabetes is used, for example, to describe massive and extreme swings in blood glucose levels from one […]
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FAQ: Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue and the Reasons Behind Them

Q: If I have Adrenal Fatigue, why is my blood pressure high? I thought those with Adrenal Fatigue typically have low blood pressure. A: During early stages of Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome, blood pressure can be high due to excessive aldosterone along with adrenaline output. As the adrenal overload becomes prominent in advanced stages of Adrenal […]
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Cardionomic Circuit Symptoms

Blood Pressure Symptoms: Underlying Causes, Early Detection, and Remedies

Although hypertension, or high blood pressure, is sometimes referred to as a “silent killer” because of its supposed lack of symptoms, if you pay attention, you can catch them early. There are underlying causes for both hypertension and blood pressure symptoms, and these causes should be addressed so that you can maintain or improve your […]
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Tachycardia Symptoms: Essential Guide to Types, Causes, and Remedies

Everyone experiences rapid heartbeat or tachycardia symptoms on occasion. When you exercise, you want your heart rate to increase. Likewise, when you’re frightened, under stress, when you experience trauma, and when you’re ill, your heart rate increases. However, tachycardia occurs when you experience a heart rate of over 100 beats per minute when you shouldn't. […]
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Hormonal Circuit Symptoms

The Role of Adrenal Fatigue in Estrogen Hormone Dominance

Adrenal fatigue and estrogen dominance go hand in hand. They are both a result of the dysregulation of the hormone circuit. The NEM is your body’s global response to stress, and it’s composed of six circuits: The Hormone, the Bioenergetics, the Cardionomic, the Neuroaffect, the Inflammation, and the Detoxification circuits. Learn More: » Read our […]
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Neuroaffect Circuit Symptoms

Chronic Tiredness and Insomnia in Adrenal Fatigue

A common cause of insomnia is the malfunction of the Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA) axis. Adrenal glands are an integral part of this axis. Insomnia leading to chronic tiredness is therefore a classic sign of Adrenal Fatigue. The main complaints for insomnia include: difficulty falling asleep (sleep onset insomnia), disturbed sleep, being easily woken up at night, […]
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The Autonomic Nervous System and Adrenal Response

The body has an adrenal response to severe stress from any source by activating the “fight or flight” system. The hormones responsible are norepinephrine and epinephrine (also called adrenaline). When a stressor is recognized, the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis is set in motion. At the end of this stream of hormones, the adrenal response is to […]
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Bioenergetic Circuit Symptoms

Adrenal Fatigue and Hypoglycemia Symptoms

Hypoglycemia Symptoms One of the classic signs of Adrenal Fatigue are hypoglycemia symptoms. Traditionally hypoglycemia is a medical term for a state produced by a lower than normal level of blood sugar. Unfortunately, no single glucose value alone satisfactorily gauges all people because many variables are involved. While there are no disagreements as to the normal range […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Are You Still Tired After Sleeping Eight Hours Each Night?

Developing these healthy sleep habits and resolving the underlying root cause is essential to helping you sleep better at night and wake up feeling refreshed and ready for the day.
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Signs and Symptoms: Why You Experience an Extreme Lack of Energy Between Three and Five P.M.

Although conventional medical science often treats all human bodies the same, the fact remains that there are several distinct blood types, many differently sized and proportioned skeletal systems, and a plethora of genes with many different versions. Basically, you are unique; and while that fact is often used as encouragement, the uniqueness of each person […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Needing Coffee in the Morning

Coffee in the Morning A Health Warning: Here's Why... On any given day, there are enough coffee jokes on Facebook to fill an entire book, but needing coffee in the morning to keep you going throughout the day is really no laughing matter. There are a lot of difference between enjoying a morning cup of […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Heart Palpitation Causes and Adrenal Fatigue

If your heart is beating too hard or too fast, if it seems to be fluttering, or if it seems to skip a beat, you may be experiencing heart palpitations. They can be felt in your throat, neck, or chest. Although they may be quite frightening, they are usually not something you need to worry […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Why Can't I Sleep Even Though I’m Tired?

With the increase in the use of electronic devices and unconventional working hours, sleeping at night is a serious struggle for most of us, despite being tired at the end of the day. You may lay in wonder and ask yourself why can't I sleep? The answer is typically multifactorial and adrenal fatigue syndrome. For […]
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Low Blood Pressure Causes, Symptoms, and Remediation

The risks associated with high blood pressure include heart attack, stroke, memory issues…the list is rather long. So wouldn't you think low blood pressure is better? But as it turns out, low blood pressure has its own set of risks. We just don’t hear about them too often. Most cases of low blood pressure are […]
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Signs & Symptoms: Adrenal Fatigue and Breathlessness Causes

The adrenal glands are important to a vast amount of body functions. When they are not working properly, there may be a tremendous impact on how a person feels.
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Signs and Symptoms: Postural Tachycardia Syndrome

Postural tachycardia syndrome, also referred to as postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), is characterized by a rapid rise in heart rate when an individual stands up. In most POTS cases, the individual will have a heart rate of about 80 beats per minute when sitting down, but when they stand relatively quickly, their heart rate […]
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Signs and Symptoms: When it's Unclear What Causes Dizziness

Dizziness and light-headedness are the most common reasons for doctor visits. However, doctors are sometimes perplexed as to what causes dizziness. Much patience and diligence is needed to find the right doctor who will properly diagnose and then treat the actual cause or causes of your dizziness. What Causes Dizziness: Many Root Causes There are […]
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The Most Common Causes of Fatigue and What They Are Trying to Tell You

Being tired and having fatigue are not the same thing. And knowing how to tell the difference can help you catch the underlying causes of fatigue before they get out of control. But even if you believe your fatigue is now chronic and its causes are deep-rooted, there are still things you can do. In […]
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Signs and Symptoms: What does the Adrenal Gland do to Contribute to Hypothyroidism?

The thyroid gland, a little gland located in the front of the neck, is responsible for producing hormones that help keep the body functioning optimally. When the thyroid gland is not functioning as it should, the resulting symptoms include fatigue, forgetfulness, and even depression. Additional possible side effects of low thyroid functioning, or hypothyroidism, include […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Hypoglycemia Symptoms despite Normal Lab Values

Sufferers of adrenal fatigue frequently feel a need to eat in order to feel less fatigued or anxious. Then, soon after completing their meal, they experience brain fog, only to become hungry again in a few hours. This leads to a feeling of “hangry”, a combination of always being hungry and angry from the frustration […]
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Signs and Symptoms: What Does Adrenaline Do?

Adrenaline, also known as epinephrine, is the primary hormone responsible for the fight or flight response that is associated with stressful or dangerous situations. Chemically, it is part of the catecholamine family, the members of which are derived from the amino acid tyrosine. The synthesis of adrenaline occurs through a pathway that begins by converting […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Healing Adrenal Fatigue to Soothe Dry Skin

If your skin is extremely dry, you are probably itchy and miserable for most of the day. There are several reasons why you may have dry, itchy skin. Antihistamines are very drying, and if you take them regularly, they may be one cause of your dry skin. Dry Skin and Adrenal Fatigue If your skin […]
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Cold Hands and Feet: When It's Something Serious

Some people are more sensitive to cold than others, and it’s usually nothing serious. You might have noticed that, although people around you are feeling warm, you are always a bit chilly. You might even have cold hands and feet during the warmer months of the year. Often this is just your body's way of […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Depression and Adrenal Fatigue

What Is Depression Depression is a common symptom of Adrenal Fatigue. Many people with with both depression and Adrenal Fatigue are given antidepressants to cope. This article goes in depth about depression and Adrenal Fatigue. It will help you understand what to expect if you suffer from depression and Adrenal Fatigue, and how you might best […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Irritability and Adrenal Fatigue

Experiencing Irritability If you are suffering from Adrenal Fatigue, you are most likely experiencing irritability and stress. These symptoms tend to make life much harder, making it difficult to get along with others. This article will explore the relationship between stress, irritability, and Adrenal Fatigue, as well as other physical triggers and controls that are […]
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Signs and Symptoms: Causes for Infertility - Adrenal Fatigue

Role of Adrenal Fatigue in Infertility There are variable causes for infertility. Current estimates reveal that at least 10-15 percent of couples in the US are infertile, despite having unprotected sexual intercourse for at least 12 months. Causes for infertility may be due to a single causative factor in the female or the male or […]
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