Dr Tan Kok Kuan was featured in an article by The Straits Times, highlighting the higher prevalence of Type 2 diabetes in men compared to women as a result of their tendency to store more belly fat, as well as higher rates of negative habits like smoking. It discusses signs and health complications associated with diabetes in men, including erectile dysfunction, fungal infections, and increased risk of cardiovascular and kidney diseases. Managing diabetes through a healthy diet, regular exercise, blood sugar monitoring and medications is emphasized.
Read the full article here: https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/belly-fat-genital-thrush-signs-diabetes-in-men
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