Traditional Chinese Medicine: The Sexual Tonic Herbs 6/4/2008 – Many of the powerful Chinese Herbal Tonics that promote sexual energy have the wonderful “side effect” of promoting radiant health and longevity also. They range from dizziness to depression, apprehension to auto-immune disease, inability to concentrate to the inability to hold adjustments, double mindedness, twitching muscles and pain along the lower rib line. They generally do not have other chronic health problems, and rarely have a history of sexually transmitted diseases. The other master hormone is thyroid, secreted by our very complex thyroid glands not in a daily pattern but rather regulated by several built-in negative feedback systems, suppressing further production when levels rise to high. There is not a single function in the body that doesn’t occur without your adrenals playing some key role. Clients are often sensitive to environmental substances such as mould or pollens but I find that once the diet is changed to avoid your food allergies, including preservatives such as Sulphur Dioxide, you will better tolerate mould, pollens or cold air etc. This involves overall health and immunity optimisation, reducing susceptibility to viruses and reducing mental and oxidative stress.

Blood tests were done in South Africa, but the results were negative. A British study showed 39 cases per million population as of 1960; twelve of them due to TB (tuberculosis). The scientific method, presently utilized, makes the indirect conclusion that the presence of specific proteins are evidence of the infectious virus. Physical Stress is a known stressor for the adrenal glands – and too much exercise can do the opposite of what you want – as it can have negative effects on your adrenals since adding stress to your body! Royal jelly is a natural substance and therefore it is subject to issues such as the quality of the product and the strength of the product. Excess salt intake and lack of high potassium foods; foods with MSG added, foods deep fried or cooked at high temperatures, foods containing hydrogenated fats, trans-fatty acids or cooked with polyunsaturated fatty acids. By the time you reach 40, your body makes about half as much DHEA as it used to.

By age 85, 80% have low stomach acid. If vata moves into the fat tissue (meda dhatus) the person will be underweight and weak. Every day, one million Americans are absent from work because of stress-related disorders. The research suggested that resetting the adrenals by using adaptogenic botanicals, like the ones in the Biotics product ADHS would be a wise step to take. People with Pyroluria have difficulty excreting ammonia, which is the poisonous by-product of protein digestion, giving people with Pyroluria the sweet breath and aversion to protein. The immune system is key to the inflammatory and detoxification circuits of the NEM, and once the immune system begins to wear out, the symptoms that begin to arise include heightened allergies and sensitivities, frequent infections, and increasing inflammation. Notice the stressors in your life.

To increase blood volume and thereby raise blood pressure, I recommend that patients ingest 2,400 mg to 3,400 mg of sodium daily and drink at least 64 ounces of water daily. These are just a few of the several conditions associated with adrenal fatigue. Between the two, along with a DHEA (another adrenal hormone) level if possible, we can put together a picture of your stress status. It improves blood circulation in the body, increases oxygen flow to the brain and boosts energy levels. For over 4,000 years, Ganoderma Lucidum has been a highly acclaimed herb in Chinese medicine and remains one of the most fascinating and highly documented foods ever encountered in nature. Research has shown that these areas of the brain are among the first affected in early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Estriol (E3) is the least potent estrogen.

Also, drinking lots of water helps flush out toxins in the body, which can improve brain function. It will help in the long run. CD8+ T-cells have not received a lot of attention in ME/CFS, but early evidence suggests they’re not working too well. Occupational Therapists may recommend other specialists and may supervise lifestyle changes in the home and work environment. To achieve these properties, however, one needs to consume 6-8 drops of the oil for 10 days. Amplitude reduction and phase shifts of melatonin, cortisol and other circadian rhythms after a gradual advance of sleep and light exposure in humans. Fibromyalgia.

Boosts the immune system of the human body. If you see someone drinking several cups of coffee or sodas each day, they could well be suffering from adrenal fatigue. The hypothalamus secretes several hormones that control the pituitary gland. If you have a question you can type your message into the chat box and I’ll get to that as soon as I can.