Adrenal Fatigue (AF)

Dr. Jimenez Adrenal Fatigue (AF) Chiropractic, Physical Therapy Team. The adrenal glands are the main control center for stress responses outside the nervous system. Your body has two adrenal glands, which are about the size of a walnut, located directly above the kidneys. They control your body’s responses by secreting cortisol, a hormone that helps your body cope with stress.

Properly functioning adrenal glands are a keystone to overall health and wellbeing. Due to today’s high-stress society, however, this natural defense can easily become disrupted, allowing toxins to accumulate and do great damage to the body. Excessive and chronic stress can overburden the adrenal glands, inhibiting hormone output and causing the body’s natural coping mechanisms to fail.

As stress and fatigue advance, new symptoms and ailments associated with Adrenal Fatigue will emerge. Early-stage symptoms include low blood pressure, insomnia, and lethargy; advanced-stage symptoms include anxiety, panic disorders, heart palpitations, low libido, hypersensitivities to medication, and food sensitivities. All of these symptoms can negatively affect your daily life. Eventually, as the NEM stress response fails, even the smallest bodily stresses can seem unbearable because your body’s natural coping mechanisms have been slowed and overloaded.

General Disclaimer *

The information herein is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a qualified healthcare professional or licensed physician and is not medical advice. We encourage you to make your own health care decisions based on your research and partnership with a qualified health care professional. Our information scope is limited to chiropractic, musculoskeletal, physical medicines, wellness, sensitive health issues, functional medicine articles, topics, and discussions. We provide and present clinical collaboration with specialists from a wide array of disciplines. Each specialist is governed by their professional scope of practice and their jurisdiction of licensure. We use functional health & wellness protocols to treat and support care for the injuries or disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Our videos, posts, topics, subjects, and insights cover clinical matters, issues, and topics that relate to and support, directly or indirectly, our clinical scope of practice.* Our office has made a reasonable attempt to provide supportive citations and has identified the relevant research study or studies supporting our posts. We provide copies of supporting research studies available to regulatory boards and the public upon request.

We understand that we cover matters that require an additional explanation of how it may assist in a particular care plan or treatment protocol; therefore, to further discuss the subject matter above, please feel free to ask Dr. Alex Jimenez or contact us at 915-850-0900.

Dr. Alex Jimenez DC, MSACPCCSTIFMCP*, CIFM*, ATN*

email: coach@elpasofunctionalmedicine.com

Licensed in: Texas & New Mexico*

Re-Energize From Lack of Energy and Fatigue With Bio-Chiropractic

Re-energize from a lack of energy and fatigue with Bio-chiropractic. Millions of individuals struggle to get through the day or… Read More

June 25, 2021

HPA-axis. Are you stressed?

Stress, like inflammation, is a natural response. We need stress to function on a normal basis.  So, when the question… Read More

December 16, 2020

Chronic Fatigue, The Cervical Spine and Chiropractic Treatment

An examination of the cervical/neck region of the spine through chiropractic will help determine a thyroid diagnosis for individuals complaining… Read More

December 9, 2020

Live Streaming Webinars

INSPIRING - INNOVATING & TRANSFORMING  HEALTH COACHING The Functional Medicine focused Live Personal Injury Clinic Show welcomes and presents Trauma… Read More

April 16, 2020

Functional Neurology: How to Improve Adrenal Fatigue with Diet

The adrenal glands are small glands located on top of the kidneys and they are essential for our everyday wellness… Read More

January 17, 2020

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chiropractic Helps In El Paso, TX.

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a condition that is not as straightforward as other illnesses. The symptoms can often mimic… Read More

April 3, 2018

Remedies For Joint Pain And Adrenal Fatigue

Fatigue & Pain Of Unknown Origin (PUKO) If you have fatigue and mysterious pain in your joints, muscles, and ligaments… Read More

November 8, 2017

Personal Injury, Trauma & Spine Rehab. Specialists

Online History & Registration 🔘
Call Us Today 🔘