Addison’s disease is a disorder that occurs when your body produces insufficient amounts of certain hormones produced by your adrenal glands. In Addison’s disease, your adrenal glands produce too little cortisol and often insufficient levels of aldosterone as well.
Also called adrenal insufficiency, Addison’s disease occurs in all age groups and affects both sexes. Addison’s disease can be life-threatening.
Treatment for Addison’s disease involves taking hormones to replace the insufficient amounts being made by your adrenal glands, in order to mimic the beneficial effects produced by your naturally made hormones.
Addison’s disease symptoms usually develop slowly, often over several months, and may include:
- Extreme fatigue
- Weight loss and decreased appetite
- Darkening of your skin (hyperpigmentation)
- Low blood pressure, even fainting
- Salt craving
- Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)
- Nausea, diarrhea or vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Muscle or joint pains
- Body hair loss or sexual dysfunction in women
Acute adrenal failure (addisonian crisis)
Sometimes, however, the signs and symptoms of Addison’s disease may appear suddenly. In acute adrenal failure (addisonian crisis), the signs and symptoms may also include:
- Pain in your lower back, abdomen or legs
- Severe vomiting and diarrhea, leading to dehydration
- Low blood pressure
- Loss of consciousness
- High potassium (hyperkalemia) and low sodium (hyponatremia)
There are so many natural treatments that can completely heal addison’s disease.
Hand mudras are one of them that is useful to overcome addison’s disease.
Hand Mudras are a part of natural treatments like Ayurveda and Yoga. It is very effective treatment and works along with all other types of treatments. It has no side effects. But you have to find your constitution(Vata, Pitta, and Kapha). Before choosing and practicing mudras. You can find your constitution Find your Prakriti.
Mudras are used to balance your Prakriti. You can increase or decrease particular dosha (Vata, Pitta, and Kapha) by doing mudras.
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