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Skin tags can be a sign of insulin resistance

Neck is a sign of health! Do you have skin tags, or darker or thicker areas called Acanthosis Nigricans. Acanthosis is a common condition that leads to upper body weight gain due to insulin resistance. Check if you might be insulin resistant using this free online tool called insulin resistance meter. 

What does Acanthosis Nigricans signify?

Acanthosis Nigricans is a dark or thick patch on your skin of the neck or other areas. Some people might also get skin tags. The underlying process that causes acanthosis is called insulin resistance, which is not only common but may also explain the weight gain, food cravings, especially for starchy foods, and may be […]

Is insulin resistance causing your weight gain?

 Acanthosis Nigricans Do you skin tags or darker or thicker lines on the neck? Do you have tummy fat or upper body weight? If you do, you may have insulin resistance that might be causing your weight gain. Use this free online tool called insulin resistance calculator to understand your metabolic risk”

Causes of abdominal fat weight gain

If you have excess weight especially around your tummy area, you may have an underlying metabolic process called insulin resistance that might be contributing to your weight gain, according to Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, a practicing obesity medicine physician and founder of W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers of America. What is Insulin Resistance? After you eat carbohydrates, […]