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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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One of the happiest health conditions (in most cases) is pregnancy, and Baby Bump ($2.99 for Android and the iPhone) can help feed that happiness. The app provides week-by-week info on fetal development, plus a journal and various tools (e.g., a kick counter) to keep track of what's going on. It even lets you send updates on the latest developments via Twitter and Facebook.

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