Health related Apps for iPhone, iPad, Android

NHS Choices Health Apps Library 

Lists safe and trusted apps, reviewed by the NHS, to help you manage your health.

Some apps on the website include:


Isabel Symptom Checker 
The Isabel Symptom Checker is a tool that enables the patient to find possible causes for single or multiple symptoms entered in every day language.
Zombies, Run! 5K Training 
Zombies, Run! 5k Training is an 8-week training program and audio adventure for beginners that’ll improve your fitness so you can run a 5km distance.
Depression Calculator 
Use this app to assess whether you may be depressed and make a tentative diagnosis of the severity of the depression.
Weightplan is the health and fitness community that can change your life. Created by some of the world’s top health and fitness experts, Weightplan is a highly valuable health, fitness and nutrition resource which provides professional expert advice to help you fulfil your health and fitness goals.

NHS 24 MSK Help - Advice on common muscle, back and joint problems:

  • Exercises and video clips to help you get moving safely
  • Information to help with Work – Working lives information
  • Reminders to do your exercises and/or attend any appointments
  • A log to keep a note of your progress

Other useful apps                                            

This app is your guide to choosing the right NHS service in the county if you become ill or injured. It will help you find local NHS services, explain what each service does and when it should be used.

NHS Drinks Tracker: Use the official NHS Drinks Tracker to quickly calculate your drink units, keep track of your drinking and get personalised feedback. A great app if you want to cut down on your drinking.

Quit Smoking  The new NHS iPhone app to help you stop smoking. Get daily support, keep track of the number of days you’ve been smokefree and see how much money you’re saving.

NHS Direct Symptom Checker: Get an assessment, info on your condition and advice on looking after yourself. Our NHS Direct app allows you to check your symptoms if you’re feeling unwell. You can get an assessment, information about your condition and advice on how to look after yourself.

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