Adrenal Fatigue

If you’ve been involved with any sort of alternative or complementary health care provider, you may have heard of adrenal fatigue.  Otherwise, this may be new information for you.  Naturopaths and oriental medicine practitioners recognize the prevalence of this modern condition, but conventional western practitioners generally don’t.  Walk into your local MD’s office and bring up the subject of adrenal fatigue, and you’re likely to get a dismissive reply.  MD’s are taught about Addison’s disease (hypoadrenalism), but the belief is that its a rare condition.  The sad truth is that with our modern lifestyles and chronically elevated stress levels, adrenal fatigue is much more common than you might think. Continue reading