Almost 10 percent of the population suffers from diabetes. You are not alone! There are millions of Americans around the country who feel the same as you on a day to day basis. Other people like you who know how hard it is to monitor your blood glucose levels regularly and manage your turbulent blood sugar. To this end, we’ve gathered together some of the best smartphone apps for you to help make your life just a little bit easier.
mySugr Diabetes Logbook
This brightly colored, user-friendly app will make keeping track of how you’re feeling easier than ever. You can even generate monthly reports to share with your doctor. All the information about your health in one place, from what you’re eating to your state of mind.
Everyone who has lived with diabetes understands the struggle of remembering to check your blood sugar. Glucose Buddy will be your best friend as you set alerts to remind you to monitor your sugar throughout the day! Plus, this app’s easy to use design does the remembering for you. Documenting your sugar checking and other powerful recording features. See your blood sugar trends over time and make meaningful connections with other diabetics through the apps forum.
If you only want to have one app to do all your tracking for you, choose this one! Don’t be fooled by its minimalist design; this great assistant has a multitude of amazing features and charting capabilities. If it can be tracked, measured or graphed, Diabetes Tracker will record it for you. It helps log your exercise, weight trends, blood pressure, blood sugar levels and so much more! It is by far the most comprehensive app on the market. You won’t know what to do without it!
Diabetes Pilot Pro
Even if you know little to nothing about smartphones or this whole “app thing” you can pick up this app and instantly know which buttons to press and how to navigate. Diabetes Pilot Pro pretty much does it all. It’s easy to email your reports directly from the app. Bonus feature, it even estimates your next HbA1C so you can better plan for your next appointment.
Diabetes in Check
The best thing about this app is that you can scan barcodes on packaged food and instantly get all the nutrition information you’ll ever need! The easy to use interface will save you time and energy figuring out how to work it. Diabetes in Check has quite a few intuitive features that you are sure to find helpful. Including a food guide, personalized meal planner, recipes suited for diabetics and a daily journal.