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The Sniff Test – Benefits and limitations of diabetes alert dogs

By: Linda Gonder-Frederick | Medical Writer: Gabrielle Bauer |Date: Friday 22 August 2018| Categories: Impaired awareness, Diabetes alert dogs, Continuous glucose monitoring
The use of diabetes alert dogs (DADs) has been steadily gaining in popularity, and research is yielding new insights into their benefits and limitations. In this article, an expert on hypoglycaemia detection strategies provides a balanced overview of DADs and evidence-based guidance on their use.