Diabetes Update: Smartphone Craze Not So Crazy

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