Health and Fitness - Latest Releases
SmartQuit Launch: Quit Smoking App Proven Effective in Clinical Trial
Nov 21, 2014 - With SmartQuit, 2Morrow offers an ACT-based approach to quitting that is proven to be more effective than other approaches. 2Morrow collaborated with Fred Hutch to create SmartQuit for the first ever randomized controlled trial of an app for quitting smoking. SmartQuit is delivered completely over a smartphone, which is attractive to four out of five smokers who say they prefer the privacy and convenience of an app-based program over telephone or in-person coaching.
App founder reveals how he lost 200 lbs
Nov 18, 2014 - Arya Farzin, co-founder of award-winning app The Fitness Games, announced today that his weight loss success is due to his strong support system. The Fitness Games pits friends against each other in timed, repetition-based workout challenges. Through diet, an intensive exercise regime of cardio and weight lifting along with emotional support Farzin lost the weight and became active in the health industry as a personal trainer and entrepreneur.
The app Food Intolerances helps you choose suitable foods
Nov 14, 2014 - Baliza GmbH announces their newest food app, Food Intolerances for iOS and Android devices. More and more people suffer from symptoms that can range from mere indigestion, to skin rashes and even to migraine attacks after eating certain foods. The situation becomes particularly frustrating if the diagnosis is still fresh, or if he or she is suffering from more than one type of intolerance. For those people afflicted, the app "Food Intolerances" is a practical and handy nutritional guide.
3,2,1 Run 4.1.5 released with support for iOS 8 and new iPhone 6
Oct 25, 2014 - eCOMPOSITE announces the release of its updated version of 3,2,1 Run for iOS devices. Choose from a simple run or a training objective (minutes, distance or calories). During your run, the coach will tell you when to change rhythm, where you are and how long you've been running. No need to look at the screen. After your run, review interesting stats from your run and keep them for future comparison. This new update provides full support of the latest iPhones and iOS 8.
TuneTime Interval Timer Adds iOS 8 Health Support
Oct 20, 2014 - Atlantia Software today releases TuneTime Interval Timer 3.2.1, an update to its premiere interval timer app for iOS. Select any music from your library, and choose a workout or create your own. TuneTime will give you the elapsed time, let you know how many intervals you have done/to go, and play a random section of a song for each. Version 3.2.1 brings a host of improvements in support of iOS 8, and integration with Apple's Health app. Users can also specify calorie burn for custom workouts.
Mango - Calories Counter & Diet Tracker Monitors Calories and Activity
Oct 17, 2014 - Mango - Calories Counter & Diet Tracker from 42 Srl lets users calculate their optimal daily caloric intake needs, capture daily food intake and physical activity, track progress on a day-to-day basis, and make adjustments to their eating and/or exercise routine to achieve their desired weight loss and/or fitness level goals. The app also includes practical and inspiring tips to help users stay focused, on track, and heading towards their desired weight loss and/or fitness level goals.
Acuity Games Releases One & Only Brain Game for iOS
Oct 13, 2014 - Acuity Games today introduces One & Only for iOS, the 16th game in their growing line-up of brain health assessment based brain games. One & Only is played by finding the only unique tile color in each round of the game. Finish the last round with enough correct tile choices to win the game. One & Only allows you to create new games with configurable tile colors and shapes, grid sizes, number of rounds, and number of correct taps needed to win the game.
BIKI - Expert Diet App Uses Food Selfies - Launches on Indiegogo
Oct 10, 2014 - California based A Personal Dietitian, LLC has announced that their BIKI "Your Personal Diet Assistant" campaign was launched 10/7/14 on Indiegogo, with the goal to be the first diet app to give self-help dieters what they need and what they want. BIKI is a true professional diet assistant that helps people create an eating style that's more natural and meets their personal weight and health goals. BIKI's Indiegogo campaign aims to raise $20K in crowdfunding to finalize production.
Acuity Games Releases 15th iOS Brain Game
Oct 06, 2014 - Acuity Games today announces Arrows Away for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, the 15th game in their growing line-up of brain health assessment based brain games. To play Arrows Away simply swipe in the direction of the most arrows. Sounds easy, but it's deceptively challenging. Finish the last round with enough correct swipes to win the game. Arrows Away allows you to create new games with configurable arrow directions, grid sizes, number of rounds, and number of swipes needed to win the game.