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... I am very sorry you and your family are going through so much. I have Lyme disease and adrenal fatigue. I have had many of the symptoms you list. ... (45 replies)
... e a special EEG test that my neuro will do in May to determine if that is my culprite for migraines and vision and memory disturbances. All this started with my pregnancy five years ago. During it I had a rough ride.. as well as after it. ... (12 replies)
... It's difficult to get help during pregnancy because most drs will brush off my discomforts as pregnancy related. ... (8 replies)

... or adrenal failure, who MUST take replacement cortisone. ... (8 replies)
... Kelly, Are you familiar with the ACTH stimulation test? That is the best test to check for adrenal insufficiency/addisons. (8 replies)
... Dr. Brownstein in particular who has written several books about balancing thyroid, adrenal and ovarian hormones... ... (8 replies)
... I've looked into adrenal fatigue and adrenal failure in the past. ... (8 replies)
... Hey Beth; ? for you, you say that you have been on 15mg of cortef up until your pregnancy...how was 15 mg working for you, did you find that you had more energy that prior to taking anything? My doc wants to start me out at 30mg, but I want to start out lower and work my way up...did you have any weight issues or anything else taking cortef? Your help would be appreciated! ... (6 replies)
... y good. I started feeling nauseous at 6 weeks so the uped my dosage from 15 mgs to 30mg. Even though I was still a little sick it wasn't even close to my first pregnancy when I wasn't diagnosed yet. ... (6 replies)
... indicating primary adrenal insufficiency ... an autoimmune condition sometimes associated with Hashimoto's. ... (3 replies)
... Also, does staying up late cause adrenal problems to be worse? ... (6 replies)
... If you are pregnant, I'm surprised your OB dr. hasn't thought of pregnancy addisons. ... (6 replies)
... Hello Enso! I found your post very interesting. I have never had my cortisol levels checked but am currently being tested for various disorders due to being sick for the past year. Anyway, I have a similar odor although mine doesn't have a specific area of origin. I simply smell like onions :) . It isn't all the time and I haven't associated it with anything except... (9 replies)
... Wondering if anyone out there is still around and has info on adrenal deficiency and pregnancy? ... (3 replies)
... Anyway, as a child I was told that a pregnancy would be dificult and might not be something I should set my sights on. As I got older and went through an adrenal crisis or two or three..... and began to notice that it got increasingly difficult to get back to my normal health afterwards. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this group. I am interested to find anyone who is or has been pregnant with either addisons or adrenal insufficiency. ... (6 replies)
... ly function for the few classes I teach and by the time I get home at 3 I end up on the couch for the rest of the night. I'm showing pretty much every symptom of adrenal insufficiency. ... (2 replies)
... ally, I mentioned to the endo about my passing out..And finally they determined by adrenals were not functioning. So that endo speculates that what I had during pregnancy was a blood clot that went to the adrenal gland and stroked it out. ... (0 replies)
So confused!!!
Mar 30, 2009
... wks. I gave birth to a baby 16 weeks ago and am now above my total pregnancy weight. I got frustrated with my gp so I went to my Rheumy who said I don't have adrenal insuffiency that the low cortisol test was due to the fact that I have been on Prednisone for 2 years now for inflammatory arthritis. ... (0 replies)
... women have those same things. I did use cortisol injections for the first few months because I just couldn't hold down my oral meds. And towards the end of my pregnancy my free cortisol levels were low and the endo increased my dose. ... (2 replies)




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