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Lawrence 'Rick' Phillips

Patient Advocate

Lawrence “Rick” Phillips is 59 years old and loves to laugh, have fun, and write his blog. Rick blogs at RADiabetes, and he is frequent contributor to TUDiabetes and CreakyJoints.

Latest by Lawrence 'Rick' Phillips

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Q&A on Rheumatoid Arthritis and Diabetes

People with rheumatoid arthritis are about 50 percent more likely to develop diabetes. Our patient expert explains how he manages it.

Rick Phillips and his wife having dinner on Valentine's Day.

Relationships With Chronic Illness

Married with diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, or other chronic condition? Here are tips for how you can be a supportive partner with your condition.