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The Doctor Will Text You Now: Post-ER Follow-Up That Works

Diabetic patients treated in the emergency department who were enrolled in a program sending daily automatic text messages improved their level of control over their diabetes and their medication adherence, according to a study from the Keck School of Medicine … finish reading The Doctor Will Text You Now: Post-ER Follow-Up That Works

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Text Message Reminders May Get More Parents to Vaccinate Kids Against Flu

Text message reminders to parents about flu vaccinations may help boost the number of children vaccinated, according to researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. But overall vaccination rates remain low. Text messages are considered an effective … finish reading Text Message Reminders May Get More Parents to Vaccinate Kids Against Flu

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