hypoadrenia

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hypoadrenia

[‚hī·pō·ə′drē·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Reduced functioning of the adrenal glands. Also known as hypoadrenalism.
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Adrenal fatigue, commonly known as chronic fatigue, is a condition in which the adrenal glands through chronic stress are unable to meet the body's demands for cortisol production.
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With such excessive and constant stress, not only do the symptoms of aging magnify, but also the adrenal glands lose their ability to function properly and adrenal fatigue can set in.
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