Cortisol Information

Paul is an active advocate for thyroid patients through his regular blog posts, which offer a wealth of information that both relate to his books as well as current news and insights.

This category includes topics related to cortisol, cortisol testing or the adrenal glands. Most importantly it covers recovering from cortisol issues and the Circadian T3 Method (CT3M).

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Cortisol Results Inconsistent Between Saliva Testing and Blood Testing

This post may help to explain why sometimes we might see a contradictory result for an 8:00 am morning cortisol ...

Can T3 Treatment Stress The Adrenal Glands?

This is a question I have heard many times. Here is an answer that hopefully will deal with this and ...

High & Low Cortisol Effects on Thyroid Hormone, and Dispelling an Internet Myth

Higher cortisol levels reduce TSH (through the effect on the hypothalamic-pituitary system), and this reduces T4 to T3 conversion. Lower ...

Why I Needed to Create CT3M and Why it Can be So Helpful

CT3M stands for Circadian T3 Method. I created this approach over twenty years ago, in order to raise my cortisol from a desperately ...

The Importance of T3 to Cortisol Production – Research

Here is another new piece of research that provides more scientific support for what I have been saying for many ...

Low Cortisol or Hypocortisolism or Adrenal Fatigue?

I got asked a question today from a patient who wondered if the adrenals would recover from adrenal fatigue over ...

Raising Cortisol with The Circadian T3 Method (CT3M) Resources

From time to time people contact me and ask questions about where to find information about how cortisol might be ...

High Cortisol Symptoms – High Blood Pressure & Chest Pains

I have recently discovered an effect that high cortisol can have on the human body. I already knew that high ...

The Flawed Concept of ‘Resting Adrenal Glands’

So much is written on the Internet by thyroid patients and thyroid patient groups about the idea of 'resting the ...

Why The Circadian T3 Method is So Important – Video Version

This is a 10 minute video that explains why the Circadian T3 Method (CT3M) should be a standard tool available ...