Food label reading apps

Learning how to read and understand food labels can help you make healthier choices. The following are food label reading apps suitable for Aotearoa New Zealand.
App Features Clinical review
Coeliac Care Program
  • Label reading for coeliac disease and gluten intolerance
  • Cost: See price
  • Read more about Coeliac Care Program

  • Barcode scanning
  • Health star ratings – rates products from 0.5–5 stars (the higher the star rating, the healthier the food is)
  • Available in App Store and Google Play
  • Cost: Free
  • Read more about FoodSwitch
 Four out of five stars
The Insides Guide – is it gluten free?

The Insides Guide – is it dairy free?


Reviewed apps that are no longer available

Related topics

How to get the most out of the information on food labels
NZ Health App Library
Consumer guide: how to choose a health app
Clinicians guide: how to choose a health app

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Disclaimer: Healthify’s app library is a free consumer service to help you decide whether a health app would be suitable for you. Our review process is independent. We have no relationship with the app developers or companies and no responsibility for the service they provide. This means that if you have an issue with one of the apps we have reviewed, you will need to contact the app developer or company directly.

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