Type 2 Diabetes (Acanthosis Nigricans)


Acanthosis Nigricans (AN) is a skin discoloration that may indicate high levels of insulin in the blood which results from insulin resistance. 

Insulin resistance can create a potential risk for the development of Type 2 Diabetes.

Who is screened: Student in grades 1,3,5 and 7

When: At the Time of the Vision and Hearing Test.  Throughout the school year.

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