Higher hair cortisol levels linked to greater diabetes, CVD risk

04/18/2013 | Healio

Older patients in the highest quartile of hair cortisol levels had a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease compared with those in the lowest quartile, a study indicated. The results appear in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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