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What are the side effects of excess cortisol?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: High Cortisol

High cortisol can cause a number of problems including diabetes, high bp, osteoporosis, cataracts, weight gain, emotional problems, muscle loss/weakness, stomach ulcers, and skin problems.

In brief: High Cortisol

High cortisol can cause a number of problems including diabetes, high bp, osteoporosis, cataracts, weight gain, emotional problems, muscle loss/weakness, stomach ulcers, and skin problems.
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