Many Americans experience exhaustion caused by adrenal depletion but doctors don’t always diagnose adrenal conditions until cases become extreme.
Below is a description of stages of adrenal depletion. If you have concerns, look for a healthcare professional who is knowledgeable and suggest available options.
Stage 1 – Can’t sleep or wake up tired; and you don’t feel restored after some R&R.
Stage 2 – Thyroid/Hormone Dysfunction; more sugar, caffeine & diet soda; weight gain, depression, memory loss, reduced testosterone and estrogen, reduced libido.
Stage 3 – Autoimmune Disorders where body turns on itself causing psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, pernicious anemia, etc.
Stage 4 – Disease caused by further loss of body balance…heart disease, diabetes, cancer to name a few.
NOTE TO SELF: Are you a STRESS BALL? Take a minute to REBALANCE.