The explosion of diabetes and pre-diabetes has been in large part caused by the explosion in overweight and obesity. Weight gain leads to impaired insulin sensitivity and greater likelihood that excess visceral fat accumulates around your organs making them inefficient, the fundamental condition required to create diabetes (refer to picture below). Thus, Obesity can be labeled as a pre-diabetic condition in itself because your body is now resisting insulin.
We trust that this information helps and we recommend that you get your HbA1 C test done asap if you haven’t already.
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