Associations between circadian and stress response cortisol in children

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Simons, S.S.H.; Cillessen, A.H.N.; Weerth, C. de;
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    mesheuropmc: endocrine system | hormones, hormone substitutes, and hormone antagonists

Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis functioning is characterized by the baseline production of cortisol following a circadian rhythm, as well as by the superimposed production of cortisol in response to a stressor. However, it is relatively unknown whether the bas... View more
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