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Patient Mobile Apps

List of mobile apps for your patients. These apps can help people with diabetes maintain control over the symptoms and disease. We provide links to both Android and iPhone when they are available.

CareCam

CareCam Health Systems Free iOS/Android The CareCam app was developed to be used with insurance companies but is available to anyone on both the Apple iTunes and Google Play stores. The app is targeted toward two specific health issues – asthma and diabetes. It provides the insights, tools, and greater …

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FitStar Personal Trainer

FitStar, Inc. Free – Basic Edition/iOS   For your patients who don’t think they have enough time to do even the simplest workout, this app may help them get over some of their fears. They can workout anytime, anywhere with the FitStar Personal Trainer including while traveling and at home …

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ICE (In Case of EMERGENCY)

iHealth Ventures, LLC Free/iOS   This iPhone/iPod app can keep track of patients’ Medical Emergency information I.C.E. ("In Case of Emergency"), and can provide information to first responders, hospital personnel, paramedics and other emergency personnel responding to accidents, crimes and disasters. 

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Just 6 Weeks Lite

Just Do Inc. Free iOS/Android   This is a very simple, almost simplistic, approach to achieving basic exercise goals for your patients. The workout is extremely short but intense. The developers note that, "All you need now is 10 minutes three times a week, a comfortable spot, and your smartphone." …

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Dexcom Follow App

Dexcom Free/iOS   The Dexcom Follow App is part of the Dexcom SHARE System which is part of the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM Continuous Glucose Monitoring System just approved by the FDA. Dexcom SHARE is the perfect companion to the Dexcom CGM. Through secure wireless connections, Dexcom SHARE allows caregivers and a patient’s …

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Foodily

Foodily Inc. Free/iOS   Foodily is a great app to recommend to your patients who are looking for a little creative inspiration in their diets. The website the app taps into is the world’s largest social recipe network where they can discover and share any recipe on the web, including …

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Couch to 5K

ACTIVE Network, LLC $1.99 iOS/Android   Although many of our patients may not think running a 5K will ever be possible for them, this app shows that this goal may be more achievable than they believe. It offers very easy step-by-step guidelines and provides support throughout the training period. The …

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MyTSA

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Transportation Security Administration (U.S.) Free iOS/Android  One often overlooked challenge which faces our patients is traveling with their medications. Getting through airport security with their medications (as well as their sanity) intact requires some careful preparation ahead of time. The U.S. Transportation Security Adminstration (TSA) provides an app with detailed …

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Geocaching Intro

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Groundspeak Inc. Free iOS/Android Summer provides a terrific opportunity for your patients to increase their levels of physical activity by getting outside. One unique way to motivate them might be "geocaching" which presents challenges to participants to collect "geocaches" by finding specific locations using their smart phones. There are millions …

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