Health apps for your smartphone

Track your BMI & medications, check your heart rate

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Smartphone apps let you track heart rate, blood pressure, meds/doses and BMI.

Fifty-eight percent of American adults today own a smartphone, according to a recent study by Pew Research Center. This means more than half the U.S. adult population is equipped to monitor vital health numbers and track medications via health apps designed for smartphones.

The healthcare professionals at the U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center Mardigian Wellness Resource Center included the following on their list of health apps for your smartphone compiled to help patients and families improve cardiovascular health. Continue reading