Consumers turn to mobile devices to manage their health
As smartphones and other mobile devices are more widely used in the U.S., it's no surprise that consumers are using them to manage aspects of their health. They're using a variety of apps to manage their health, physical activities, food intake and their medical care. As a result, more healthcare organizations are using them to interact with consumers.
Editors at Health Data Management surveyed current apps, taking into account the extent to which they are used and how widely they've been distributed. They also sought a mix across different categories of apps. This list represents 25 of the hottest apps being used by consumers today.