By Aaron Smith.
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Overall, the survey found that both text messaging and phone calling on cell phones have leveled off for the adult population as a whole. One participant described how she used text messaging with new partners to get to know them and discuss HIV testing and other aspects of sexual safety:. Utilizing more targeted text messages is an area for future research. BMI did not change from baseline to follow-up diabetes visits. Adolescents and young adults with diabetes represent an important group for mHealth initiatives.
Unfortunately, little research has been done on the use of text messaging in sexual communications in general, or more specifically in negotiating condom use and safer sex. Light texters, who exchange one to 10 texts a day, do not make up for less texting by calling more. In other words, this participant preferred to use a more direct, explicit strategy so that he could have an understanding with his partners, and did not think this was possible using text messages. Cell owners make or receive an average of