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15 Mobile Apps For Better Health

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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You may have a record of emergency phone numbers where you live, but what about when you travel? That's where Emergency Dial! (99 cents) comes in. this Android app uses GPS to figure out where you are and gives you one-button dialing for the local emergency services. The app contains contact information for services in more than 130 countries, so you'll have to travel far for it not to be of use.

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