From helping you monitor your condition to making suggestions for improving it, today's smartphones can become valuable healthcare partners -- with the right apps. The iPhone App Store, the Android Market and the BlackBerry App World are chock full of applications that can help keep you in the pink. The Health, Wellness, and Fitness categories in the various mobile app stores are full of applications that promise to help keep you healthy. Some of them are backed by major pharmaceutical firms, wh
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This free app generates sounds to help you sleep and works as an alarm clock to wake you up. The soundscapes also come with matching visuals to provide a complete, relaxing A/V experience. Scenes include rain, waves, white noise, a lightning storm, and more; and additional scenes, such as forest or city environments, are available at 99 cents each. (Don't laugh -- some people can't sleep without city noises).
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