What Is Cushing’s Syndrome?

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Cushing’s Syndrome happens when too much cortisol hormone is released into the body’s bloodstream.

Too much cortisol hormone released into the bloodstream can cause havoc on the body.
What Is Cortisol?

Cortisol is a stress hormone released by the adrenal glands.

The hormone cortisol is essential for your body’s fight or flight response.

When the cortisol hormone enters your body it;

Helps your body respond to stress
Reduces inflammation
Increases how your body metabolisms glucose
Helps in the regulation of your blood pressure

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Lab Tests for Sheehan’s Syndrome

LAB TESTS FOR SHEEHAN’S SYNDROME Lab tests for Sheehan’s Syndrome (Hypopituitarism) can be extremely frustrating and expensive. First, please note that health insurance and your ability to pay for medical appointments does matter.  I am extremely fortunate to have PPO insurance. My PPO insurance allows me to see almost any specialist without a referral. I…

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Health References, A Guide To Sheehan’s Syndrome, Relapsing Polychondritis, Disability Insurance, Government Resources And Helpful Health Tips

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Disease List includes health information and health references about sheehan’s syndrome, relapsing polychondritis, cervical dystonia, cushing’s syndrome and numerous other rare diseases.

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