With the advent of minicomputers in our pockets (aka mobile phones), the possibilities for health apps to support patient education, symptom tracking, telemonitoring and treatment adherence has exploded. These can help people with a wide range of conditions ranging from promoting healthy lifestyles to managing gout, asthma, take medications and stop smoking.
For a range of useful apps and independent reviews, visit the Health App Library(external link).
BetaMe is a mobile and web wellness platform that helps people with prediabetes better understand and manage their health.
The programme combines peer support, health coaching, tracking and behaviour change tools to build daily habits that result in positive health outcomes. Read more about this BetaMe Case Study here(external link).
To find out more about health apps go to our Health App Library(external link).