Adrenal fatigue is characterized by a constellation of symptoms that may occur when an individual’s adrenal glands are not functioning to their fullest potential. Do you know the symptoms? The adrenal glands are located just above the kidneys and produce over 50 hormones necessary to life. Adrenal fatigue syndrome is not recognized by mainstream doctors; however, alternative healthcare practitioners acknowledge the effects of adrenal fatigue and recognize this syndrome as a precursor to early adrenal insufficiency. Adrenal fatigue is very common and can mimic other health conditions, such as hypothyroidism or chronic fatigue syndrome. Consult with your natural health practitioner before self-treating.
The most common effect of overworked adrenals relates to how a person deals with stress. An increase of stress depletes the adrenal hormones, leaving an individual less able to cope effectively day-to-day. Small decreases in adrenal hormones are difficult to detect in conventional blood tests. The wide array of symptoms displayed by a patient with adrenal fatigue can be diagnosed by a holistic healthcare practitioner familiar with this syndrome. READ THE FULL STORY HERE: http://www.jbbardot.com/common-symptoms-and-signs-of-adrenal-fatigue-is-this-you/
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