Health Apps for Android

Android apps are becoming popular day by day, millions and millions of people download, browse, and install these apps in their smart phones every day. These apps can be related to games, puzzles and many more. Besides the gaming apps, health apps has also acquired the memory space of millions of Android phones. And why should not they be after all they serve two purposes fun and health issues, and thus are gaining popularity with the advent of each day.  Some of the Android’s health apps help you to remain in shape, and some others help in the regular health check-ups. Some of the health apps for Android have been listed below.


Instant Heart Rate


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Instant health rate

Instant Health app is a free Android app that will turn your smart phone into a heart rate monitor. This is an accurate and quick app and helps keeping the track of the heart pulses. For this reason this app has won “The best Health & Fitness app on Mobile Premier Awards 2011 according to the Jury of industry experts”.

iTriage Health

iTriage Health is an Android app that can be used as a symptom checker, doctor finder, or medical dictionary tool. This application can be easily accessed and it shares the health information that is of your use or important to you. It is very easy to use, at first search the symptoms and then learn about the potential causes and then this app will help you find the most appropriate treatment or doctor.

Calorie Counter: My Fitness Pal


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My Fitness Pal

This health app for Android is a free app that gives you full mobile access to your account — which includes the complete food database and chart — so you can record your food and exercise at any time and from any place. All changes made on your phone will be synchronized with the website and vice versa.

Run Keeper- GPS Track Run Walk

This app enables you to turn your mobile into a personal trainer. More than 12 million people are using this app. This app helps Track running, walking, cycling, hiking, biking and more using the GPS in your Android phone. This app features the audio cues that work like a coach and work through headphones and show the detailed stats. But this app has a major flaw as the continued use of GPS can dramatically decrease the battery life of the phone.

Web MD for Android

WebMD for Android



This is truly a Web MD for android as it provides 24/7 the mobile optimized health information regarding your decision making and health improvement. The decision-support tools including WebMD’s Symptom Checker, Drugs & Treatments, First Aid Information and Local Health Listings. WebMD the App also provides you with the first aid information even without the internet connection, if the situation is critical. WebMD Symptom Checker selects the part of the body that is troubling you then choose the symptoms and then you can learn about the potential conditions or issues.

These health apps for Android keeps track of your health record and aid you to stay fit and fine.

Author’s Bio: This article is contributed by Gautam. He loves making timeline template.