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10 Mobile Health Apps From Uncle Sam

New mobile apps from the Department of Health and Human Services, for consumers and doctors alike, let you search medical literature, locate health centers, fight drug abuse and much more.
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The Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders (WISER) app, developed by the National Library of Medicine for the iPhone and Android, is designed to help first responders who must deal with hazardous materials. The app provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including identification help, physical characteristics, health information, containment advice, suppression advice and treatment. The app is available for download as a standalone application on Microsoft Windows PCs as well as on Apple devices, Windows mobile devices and Blackberry devices. There's also a Web browser version available, WebWISER, which supports both desktop PC and smartphone and Blackberry browsers. This gives mobile users access to the full standalone application. The app is available for download on the WISER site.

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re: 10 Mobile Health Apps From Uncle Sam
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