EP. 42: Supporting Adrenal Health for Weight Loss and Vitality with Dr. Chad Edwards

Is Adrenal Fatigue Stopping You From Vitality?


Dr. Edwards is board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine and has a Family & Functional Medicine practice at Warren Clinic in Tulsa, Oklahoma paying special attention to sports medicine and health & wellness as a preventive strategy to optimize health, minimize injury risk, and decrease disease.

Most importantly, he is an adrenal fatigue EXPERT! And our conversation is truly enlightening. 

Here's what you'll learn:

  • What adrenal fatigue is
  • Why mainstream medicine won't acknowledge its existence
  • Common symptoms of adrenal fatigue
  • Why hypoglycemia can be more dangerous than hyperglycemia 
  • What adrenal issues have to do with the brain 
  • What a normal cortisol curve looks like 
  • Why adrenal fatigue can wreak havoc on hormonal health
  • Why adrenal fatigue can cause thyroid issues
  • Why fixing your adrenals can help you avoid thyroid meds
  • The 3 stages of adrenal fatigue 
  • How to catch adrenal fatigue in the early stages
  • How to eat to balance the adrenals
  • Other steps you can take to prevent and reverse adrenal fatigue
  • It's truly an action-packed show!


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