Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Hormone Imbalance May Explain Higher Diabetes Rates in Sleep-Deprived Men

Studies have found an association between insufficient sleep and the development of insulin resistance, one of the factors that cause type 2 diabetes, and now researchers have discovered a biological reason for this relationship, at least in men: an imbalance between their testosterone and cortisol hormones. The study results will be presented Sunday at ENDO 2018, the Endocrine Society’s 100th annual meeting in Chicago, Ill.