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Type 2 Diabetes

Acanthosis Nigricans

Acanthosis nigricans generally occurs in people who are obese or have diabetes.

Skin condition characterized by dark, velvety patches in the folds and wrinkles of the body.

What is insulin resistance? 

when insulin isn't able to do its job properly, glucose in the blood rises and is eventually stored as fat. 

our body naturally makes insulin, but can stop making it if our body becomes insulin resistant, resulting in the need for insulin therapy.

Insulin Resistance
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