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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Like MyFitnessPal for the iPhone, this Android app ($4.99) has its own database of foods and exercises and their calorie equivalents. You can also add your own custom foods and meals to supplement what's in the database. You set your profile and dietary goal and record your eating and exercise habits to track how well you're doing -- you can also track body fat, blood pressure, sleep, and other wellness factors.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?