A cortisol urine test measures the amount of the steroid hormone cortisol in the urine.
24-hour urinary free cortisol (UFC)
A 24-hour urine sample is needed. The health care provider will instruct you, if necessary, to stop taking drugs that may affect the test.
I have some great tips for you to use to counteract and prevent stress related weight gain. Awhile back I explained how chronic long... Read more »
I’ve had my share of stress in my life. But in 2005, several major stressors – a layoff due to funding issues, a recurrence of cancer... Read more »