Author | Edward C. Chao, DO

Articles

Feet, Don’t Fail Me Now! Averting a Complication of Diabetes

September 24, 2018

Up to 50% of patients with diabetes may have signficant neuropathy, yet be asymptomatic. Here's how to avoid or attenuate the condition.

Erectile Dysfunction in Diabetes

August 27, 2018

Men with diabetes are 3 times more likely to have erectile dysfunction, but are often too embarrassed to talk about it. How can we help open the dialogue?

Keep Pushing On!

July 10, 2018

What to do when patients face their own "clinical inertia"? Here, 3 simple ways to help them push through. 

Holy Hypoglycemia!

May 16, 2018

Hypoglycemic episodes are uncomfortable, disruptive, and dangerous; 3 ways to help T2DM patients avoid and also correct them.

5-question Diabetes Quiz for PCPs

March 20, 2018

How would you handle a patient's misconceptions about insulin? Or discuss a series of wild glucose readings? Take our 5-question quiz to find out.