April 2, 2015

How long since you've been on a holiday? 

Working long hours without a break and coping with the busyness of life may really deplete your resources, leaving you exhausted and emotionally drained, with little ability to cope with the extra demands of life and/or family.   Naturopaths often refer to this as "adrenal exhaustion", a term that's not recognised medically (GPs focus on "adrenal insufficiency" or "Addison's Disease", a disease that involves a lack of adrenal hormone production, measurable by blood tests).   While Adrenal exhaustion may not be a formal medical condition, and may not be measurable via blood tests, the symptoms of overwork and busyness closely match some of the symptoms of Adrenal Insufficiency, as follows;

  • weakness

  • fatigue

  • irritability

  • depression

  • digestive issues (nausea, change in appetite, abdominal pain, diarrhoea

When my clients present with these symptoms, I investigate the possible underlying reasons, but often find no other logic...

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