HabitNu aim​s to ​prevent ​and manage ​diabetes by bringing together technology and social ties to promote healthy habits. HabitNU leverages technology to cost effectively deploy DSME (an approach to diabetes self management that has been ​clinically ​proven effective)​ and the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)​. Their solution includes simple phone-based monitoring, tracking of key health parameters and provides the patient with a personal support network.