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Be Your Own Patient Advocate

Adrenal fatigue falls into a broad category of non-specific symptoms that doctors have a hard time understanding, and if they cannot offer a specific diagnosis, many physicians will assume that the patient is seeking attention or is a hypochondriac. Patients … Continue reading

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Dr. Oz and Adrenal Fatigue

September 2010, Dr. Oz invited two doctors to discuss adrenal fatigue in a segment that focused on “Extreme Exhaustion”.  It was a controversial discussion where Dr. Robert Vigersky, member of the Endocrine Society, stated that there is no scientific evidence … Continue reading

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Finding Help When You Think You Have Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue

 Most doctors really want to accurately diagnose your condition, and they want to help you to get over your symptoms.  However, there are complex parts of any chronic condition such as adrenal fatigue, and many medical doctors just don’t have … Continue reading

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What Could Cause the Unrelenting Fatigue of Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome

The name Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome brings to mind immediately that it is just your adrenal glands that are tired or fatigued.  However, a major problem and very common with the syndrome is hypoglycemia, more often known as low blood sugar. … Continue reading

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Saliva Testing for Adrenal Fatigue

Medical doctors rely on laboratory tests which can be contradictory or confusing. Traditional medical doctors can order testing for adrenal fatigue by blood tests; however under-diagnosing is a problem. Saliva testing, which is recognized by the National Institutes of Health … Continue reading

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Dear Jennifer…………

Dear Jennifer, I believe there are no coincidences in the universe.  It was such a happy day to receive and read your book ALL IN MY MIND?  Like you, I had several large (by anyone’s standards) stressful events occur in … Continue reading

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It May Have Been Easier to Dismiss Me Than to Look for Zebras

A few weeks after the birth of my second child, I felt terrible – as if I were dying.  My OBGYN patted my knee and said, “Typical case of postpartum depression.  You’ll get over it.” A few months later, I was … Continue reading

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Adrenal Fatigue…Stress-Related Conditions Not All in Your Head

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Adrenal Fatigue and Forty Ways to Respond to Negative People

I had a Great Aunt Agnes who always advised that there were forty ways to respond to a negative comment or situation, and the responses were with just one word – “Oh”.  You just use different inflections – oh, OH! … Continue reading

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Great Chronic Pain blog! Great support!

http://chronicpaininformation.blogspot.com/ Managing Chronic Pain RSD – Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy / CRPS – Complex Regional Pain Syndrome A Great Read! “All in My Mind” by Jennifer Busch I had the opportunity to speak with Jennifer Busch, the author of “All in … Continue reading

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