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What is the difference between adrenal imbalance and just being tired?

What is the difference between adrenal imbalance and just being tired?

Different things: There is nothing called adrenal imbalance-there is adrenal insufficiency and usually diagnosed by measuring steroid levels of blood on baseline and stimulation.Tiredness has many causes one of which is adrenal insufficency. ...Read more

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What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and fibromyalgia?

What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and fibromyalgia?

Glandular function: An adrenal fatigue phenomenon, if one speculated & conferred it authenticity, would suppose ennui due to hormone deficits. Fatigue associated w. fibromyalgia seems to result from non- restorative sleep; probably secondary to arousal by pain evoked by sleep surface forces conjoined w. effects of gravity on body mass; causing mechanical forces to be focused on pain-generating spastic soft tissues. ...Read more

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What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and CFS?

What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and CFS?

FATIGUE EVAL: You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /CORTISOL /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. While work up is under way. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com TSH is elevated in HYPOTHYROIDISM. CORTISOL IS LOW IN ADRENAL DEFICIENCY. ...Read more

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What is the difference between being really tired and sleep deprivation?

What is the difference between being really tired and sleep deprivation?

Tired vs deprivation: Really tired doesn't necessarily cause negative symptoms. Sleep deprivation can ^ risk for fatigue, irritability, v concentration, diminished memory, ^ infection rate, ability to tolerate stressors, blurring of vision, v energy level, ^ micro-sleeps, weight gain, exacerbation of psychiatric problems and can even lead to psychosis. ...Read more

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What is the difference between depression and just being sad?

What is the difference between depression and just being sad?

Typical person test: Sadness is a normal human emotion expressed under appropriate psychosocial circumstances. Depression is a disorder that causes one to derive no pleasure out of usual activities, to be unmotivated, to not care, to be unproductive. To see gloom where there is none. To be flat, unable to have appropriate emotion. If youre concerned about being depressed, see your doctor right away. It's treatable. ...Read more

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What is the difference in the diagnosis between adrenal fatigue and hypothyroidism?

What is the difference in the diagnosis between adrenal fatigue and hypothyroidism?

FATIGUE EVAL: You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /CORTISOL /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. While work up is under way. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com TSH is elevated in HYPOTHYROIDISM. CORTISOL IS LOW IN ADRENAL DEFICIENCY. ...Read more

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What is the difference between just being poor sighted and having a catract?

What is the difference between just being poor sighted and having a catract?

Glasses do not help: Poor sighted improves with glasses. Cataract occur from change in lens proteins which cause whitening/clouding of clear lens composition: can be due to an infection or inflammation from birth (ie, rubella), old age/genetics, steroid use, trauma, poor diet; smoking & Diabetes; vision decrease from cataracts do not improve with glasses. More info: [email protected] ...Read more

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What is the diffence between the tired and stress?

What is the diffence between the tired and stress?

Tired is a symptom: Stress can be a cause of tiredness, but there are many other possible causes - a sleep disorder, depression, a physical health problem. ...Read more

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What is the connection between hypothyroid and metabolism?

What is the connection between hypothyroid and metabolism?

Profound connection: Your thyroid hormones have a profound effect on all functions in your body. Mild hypothyroid symptoms include: fatigue, sensitivity to cold, constipation, weight gain, high cholesterol, hair loss, muscle pain, depression, other hormonal problems, brain fog, edema, high blood sugar & many other symptoms. In the long term hypothyroidism can lead to cardiovascular disease, diabetes and even death. ...Read more

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What is the difference between being just odd and having asperger's syndrome?

What is the difference between being just odd and having asperger's syndrome?

Asperger's: Asperger's is a specific psychiatric diagnosis with specific criteria and symptoms. Being ood is a personal impression. Some people with asperger's can seem quite normal in many ways. Whereas some normal people can sem qwuite odd, if they are under stress or in unfamilliar places. The only wqay to tell is to get an evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the difference between phobias and just being crazy?

What is the difference between phobias and just being crazy?

What's normal?: Crazy is hurting others senselessly. It is not a psychiatric term but a term of prejudice and derision. This is an offensive question in that it demeans the suffering that people who have excessive fears experience. Phobias are conditioned fear responses that are irrational-like pavlovs dogs. They can be one or many. See my book psychiatry in technocolors on amazon.Com. ...Read more

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What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and Cushing syndrome?

What is the difference between adrenal fatigue and Cushing syndrome?

FATIGUE EVAL: You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /CORTISOL /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. While work up is under way. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com TSH is elevated in HYPOTHYROIDISM. CORTISOL IS LOW IN ADRENAL DEFICIENCY. ...Read more

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What is the difference between hypothyroidism and hypopituitarism?

What is the difference between hypothyroidism and hypopituitarism?

Pituitary & thyroid: Hypopit patients are missing many or all of their pituitary hormones because of pituitary or hypothalamic damage. Growth hormone, lh/fsh, tsh, acth, adh, (vasopressin) etc. Hypopit patients often are hypothyroid because they can't make the thyroid stim hormone (tsh). People who are just hypothyroid can't make thyroid hormone because of thyroid damage. Tsh is high in such patients. ...Read more

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What's the difference between being sick and not feeling well?

What's the difference between being sick and not feeling well?

Different Symptoms: Not feeling well is a very general symptom without pointing to any part of the body being sick usually is said in context of some specificity like I am sick with cold or sore throat or headache or stomach etc but sometime people will say I am sick and not feeling well, so we have to ask question to find out what is making patients sick or not feeling well. ...Read more

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What is the correlation between hypothyroidism and hypoglycemia because I have both ?

What is the correlation between hypothyroidism and hypoglycemia because I have both ?

Both: To my knowledge as an Endocrinologist I don't recognize any link between your two medical complaints. Hopefully you are seeing an Endocrinologist on referral from your primary doctor. If not, please have your doctor refer you ASAP. ...Read more

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I want to know what is the difference between being thick and being fat?

Thick vs fat: It may be the same thing, but people often use thick to refer to a muscular body type which is different from being fat. However, I have seen many patients who think they are just big boned or muscular, but when we analyze their bodies they are mostly composed of fat. ...Read more

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What is the difference between somebody having really pale skin and being an albino?

What is the difference between somebody having really pale skin and being an albino?

Genetics mostly: Albinism is a genetic defect in which melanin production is completely inhibited. Besides having white skin, people with albinism have several other manifestations (i.e. Certain hair and eye colors). Someone with pale skin just does not produce much melanin. These individuals tend to have roots from northern latitudes. They can actually tan, while people with albinism cannot tan. ...Read more

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What is the difference between hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism?

What is the difference between hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism?

Thyroid function: Hypothyroidism is related to burn out of the thyroid with low production of thyroid hormone. Hyperthyroidism is excess production of thyroid hormone. Both need to be investigated and treated as they are serious conditions. ...Read more

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What is the correlation between peeing a lot and being constipation?

What is the correlation between peeing a lot and  being constipation?

Stool takes up room: Your poo sits in the end of the colon waiting to exit. It competes for space with the bladder. If you have backed up poo, it stretches the end of the colon pushing into the space that the bladder wants to fill. If you have retained poo in a dilated colon, your bladder is compressed & holds less pee. Smaller bladder space means you pee more often. ...Read more