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... Hi Christinev, I'm Chrispy61 My daughter was Just diagnosis with AD and she was in mid stream of menstrual cycle. it made it worse. I'm learing about the disease now for 3 days. As I learn more I'll pass it on to everyone. ... (10 replies)
... Does anyone know whether low cortisol and adrenal fatigue can occur seemingly only during certain parts of the menstrual cycle? ... (10 replies)
... Does anyone know whether low cortisol and adrenal fatigue can occur seemingly only during certain parts of the menstrual cycle? ... (10 replies)

... Yes ACTH stimulation test results are back and normal,however the symptoms are still there just before period - fatigue,depression,increased level of anxiety,acne,brain fog ,low energy ,vague headaches ,tiredness. and constant symptoms are:sore hip and shoulder soft tissue,acne, vague stomach ache ,vague headaches,high B.P.mild pigmentation of tongue and gumand... (10 replies)
... So you have the fatigue before your period? ... (10 replies)
... I just took the saliva test for cortisol so I'll see if that shows anything. Sorry you're having problems but it's good to hear from someone who can relate. I also have some sleep problems mainly before my period. Since I'm nearing 50 (but no real menopause symptoms) I wonder also if the exhaustion is related to lowered hormone levels after my period. But then I've had this... (10 replies)
... It's interesting you should say that, because I'm having the exact same experience every month (or every cycle, rather). I was planning to do a 24-hour cortisol profile test (saliva), but my sleep cycle gets messed up each month (cycle) as well, so I haven't been able to take the test yet. Sorry I haven't been much help--just wanted to let you know I can relate. :) (10 replies)
... I am not sure if these symptoms are the beginning of CFS or anxiety or indeed some other illness (Lupus, MS, Addison's disease, Chlamydia Pneumonia) Or I am just a hypochondriac. I am so confused and anxious. I am told if one does have CFS, the chances of recovery are better the earlier it is treated. I just wanted to know your readerís gut reactions and if anyone... (0 replies)
... I am 40 years old and am having a horrific time w/ my menstrual cycle - like am not functioning. I had my period for 30 days straight, then stopped for 2 weeks, then back again for 10 days, etc. Along with the erratic bleeding are all of the low/no cortisol symptoms: extreme fatigue, can't get out of bed until noon, nausea, lightheadedness, headachy, hypoglycemia, sugar &... (10 replies)
... Hi Jenny...I just saw this. Have been trying to forget about health stuff and just live but here I am post period and very fatigued. I haven't tried any adrenal bovine supplements....has it worked for you? I was getting acupuncture which helped a little but seemed to give me other symptoms I didn't like. I am just trying to coast through those bad days and rest when I can. I... (10 replies)
... Hi christine, i can relate so much to your story i have the same exact thing! amazing after my period i have such horrible exhaustion i dont even know how i do so much during the day i drag myself all day, anyway i have good energy before my period too, it seems i am a mess for about 20 days of the month anyway i will try an adrenal bovine extract supplement have you tried... (10 replies)
... Is it PMS? Have you seen a naturopath ...... Thank you for your response--- could it be PMS?? I can't comprehend if it is PMS as I started getting these symptoms about4 months back, I have never had regular period since menarche I am 37 and overweightnow.:blob_fire I would try and explore alternative medicine(which is going to be expensive affair in UK specially in London)... (10 replies)
... Is it PMS? Have you seen a naturopath by any chance? Maybe they could suggest some things to help. Do you take flax? I just read a book called Feeling Fat, Fuzzy or Frazzled? - it's talks about thyroid, adrenal, and reproductive hormones and imbalances and what to do about it. Not sure it's answered my questions but it has a quiz to see which hormone might be out of whack.... (10 replies)




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