Adrenal Fatigue is different from chronic fatigue although both are hugely debilitating. Adrenal fatigue occurs when according to Natural Health your adrenal glands, hypothalamus and pituitary gland (the HPA axis) are not functioning together optimally.
Your adrenal glands are positioned above your kidneys and they perform important functions in supporting your health. There main function is to improve efficiency of your body’s reaction to stress by releasing hormones. These then help to regulate your heart rate, immune system, energy storage and much more.
When your body is working correctly then your health will not be compromised but when your adrenal glands are overworked for a long time, they start to debilitate and you then start feeling completely whacked.
They say that some of the causes for adrenal fatigueinclude long term stress from jobs, chronic pain/disease, and family relationships. This can then exhaust the adrenals so much thar they stop…
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