Lessons Learned. Cortisol. Why Measure Cortisol?. Hyper- cortisolism or hypo- cortisolism associated with several disease conditions Cushing’s Disease Addison’s Disease Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Depression Thyroid Disease Cortisol is an objective marker of the stress response.
[30 min post awakening] – [awakening]
blood = bound + free