The Diabetes Hands Foundation, in collaboration with the Joslin Diabetes Center with support from BoehringerIngelheimPharmaceuticals, has launched HealthSeeker, a very creative Facebook application designed to promote a healthier lifestyle. The application is the brainchild of Manny Hernandez, who is also the Founder of TuDiabetes (www.tudiabetes.org).
Although the application was designed for people with diabetes or those at risk of developing the disease, it can be used by anyone interested in improving their health. Only two of the fifteen missions are really specific to diabetes. The goal of the game is to educate and engage in a fun and social way to promote a healthier lifestyle.
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