ADA’s New Mobile Health Program Targets Type 2 Diabetes Patients

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) launched a free mobile health program designed for patients recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. New users will have a year’s access to information, guidance, resources and reminders that are sent direct to their mobile phones. +Mass Device The program is available in English and Spanish and participants can choose to receive information online or through the mail. People can enroll into this free program by visiting, calling 1-800-DIABETES, or texting Type2 to 69866 to learn more about the program in English or Tipo2 to 69866 to learn more about the program in Spanish. The Living With Type 2 Diabetes program is supported in part by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Lilly; and Voxiva Inc.