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Children’s Minnesota uses Fitbits to monitor diabetic patient activity levels

Fitbit announced a partnership with Medtronic to track the activity and sleep data of patients with type 2 diabetes through the coordination of fitness band and a mobile app. Earlier in 2016, Children’s Minnesota used Fitbits to monitor the activity levels of more than 100 type patients with type 1 diabetes, highlighting the continuous collaborations between technology and healthcare providers. Read the entire mHealth Intelligence article: mHealth Wearables Gain New Ground in Fitbit-Medtronic Deal.

Kristin Tesmer