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How Chronic Infections Cause Toxic Overload and Adrenal Fatigue

In the previous article we talked about three common culprits that can be common coinfections behind Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome (AFS) or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).  Todays article focuses on how these infections contribute to toxic overload and cause varied symptoms. Stealth Infections Adrenal Fatigue and Toxicity Stealth infections continuously place a burden on the body and, […]

Infections and Adrenal fatigue: Three Common Culprits.

To continue our series on hidden infections, we are going to look at 3 common culprits that can be common coinfections behind Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome (AFS) or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). When symptoms of either AFS or CFS are present and treatment directed on the adrenal glands have been unsuccessful, tests should be done to determine if  Epstein […]

The Link Between Hypoglycemia, Low Cortisol and Adrenal Function

What does hypoglycemia, low cortisol and adrenal function have in common? Low blood sugar, also known as hypoglycemia, can be a dangerous condition for many people. Both stress and adrenal fatigue syndrome can contribute to hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). Adrenal hormones like epinephrine, nor-epinephrine, DHEA and Cortisol play a vital role in blood sugar regulation and should be […]

Why Do Hashimoto’s Sufferers Wake up at 3 a.m.

If you have Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism you may be frequently waking up around 3 a.m. and then you may be unable to go back to sleep. While primary and secondary insomnia may have complex causes, often low blood sugar is the problem and this can be fixed by making changes in your food choices and using targeted nutritional […]

Why People With Hashimoto’s should Have their B12 levels Checked

People affected by Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism must check their B12 levels Do you know that Vitamin B12 deficiency is very common and as many as two-fifths of the population may suffer from this deficiency or have lower than normal ranges of this vitamin? This can be significant since B12 deficiency has similar symptoms as more serious […]

Is MTHFR Mutations Associated with Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome- Dr Hagmeyer Explains

The Connection Between MTHFR and Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome Both Methyl-Tetrahydrofolatereductase (MTHFR) mutations and Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome (AFS) are becoming increasing prevalent as more people get tested for it. While both of these conditions can exist as isolated syndromes, they are often found together when you look at the BIG Picture and causes behind Adrenal Fatigue.  This should make perfect […]

Should You Eat Oats If You Have Problems With Gluten?

Dr. Richard Hagmeyer,DC -Chicago-IL, explains why Oats are a dangerous food if you have gluten sensitivity or Celiac disease. The package of oatmeal claims to be gluten free.” So It must free of gluten. Right? That all depends on how we “define” gluten. New research is showing that this is a bigger problem than what […]

Vitamin B12 Deficiency And Hashimoto’s

Do you have Vitamin B12 deficiency along with Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism? You may think that in the modern world, vitamin deficiency is rare, but it is relatively prevalent thanks to poor dietary habits and reduced absorption due to various problems in the digestive system. And Vitamin B12 deficiency is quite common particularly among vegetarians and vegans, […]

PMS- Stress and Hypothyroidism-DrHagmeyer

Got hypothyroidism and PMS? Stress could be robbing your body of progesterone Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism and PMS – a double problem It’s the time of the month that so many women dread, the PMS days. For some, premenstrual syndrome is simply an irritating inconvenience, but for others it is a cause of extreme suffering. Yet because […]

Hashimoto’s Hypothyroidism and PMS-How Stress Could Be Robbing Your Body Of Progesterone

Got Hypothyroidism and PMS? Stress could be robbing your body of progesterone Hashimoto’s Hypothyroidism and PMS – a double whammy. It’s the time of the month that so many women dread, the PMS days. For some, premenstrual syndrome is simply an irritating inconvenience, but for others it is a cause of extreme suffering. Yet because […]