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Hi Dr. Connie - can you look at this article and see if the recommendations for treatment make sense to you? I can't tell if these are actual clinic based solutions or a long pitch for her cook book.https://www.hormonesbalance.com/articles/how-adrenal-fatigue-causes-weight-gain-fluid-retention-and-exhaustion/
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Ok, wow. That website is full of goodies. First, I do not like the term "adrenal fatigue" because the adrenals do not "fatigue." But, the information is good. Cortisol is problematic when high. We can do simple tests to determine cortisol levels, this is a stress response, not "adrenal fatigue." The recommendations for a healthy diet are right, on, in fact paramount.

Here are some great guidelines from the Institutes of Functional Medicine that will help you lower cortisol naturally and eat right.

I am happy to answer any further questions. I am glad you are seeking health!

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