Diabetes Update: Smartphone Craze Not So Crazy

July 28, 2016
Leo Robert

Brief slideshow summaries highlight Pokémon’s potential for diabetes prevention and other noteworthy study findings.

Catch up on diabetes news of interest to primary care: Pokémon Go promotes physical activity and diabetes prevention; screening in teens needs improvement; new USPSTF dysglycemia screening criteria fall short; a call for gender-specific diabetes treatment; and more.Click through the slides above for brief summaries of noteworthy recent study findings. Sources:Pokémon Makes Tracks Toward Diabetes PreventionDiabetes Overlooked in TeensDysglycemia Detection Often Misses the MarkCall for Gender-specific Diabetes TreatmentHigh Hypoglycemia Hospitalization Rates Reflect Global BurdenFlu Vaccine Fights Cardiovascular Events