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Toolkits: Consumer Health

Consumer Health Apps

MEDLINEPlus - For reliable, free information about diseases, conditions, & wellness issues in language your patients can understand. MedlinePlus en Espanol is available here.

AsthmaMD - Makes it easy for patients or parents to keep a diary of Peak Flow Measurements, take appropriate action as prescribed by their physician, and send information to their healthcare provider.

Doctor Mole - DoctorMole uses augmented reality technology to scan your moles in real time and give you instant risk feedback on Asymmetry, Border, Color, Diameter and Risk (ABCDE)

Drug Diary - Build an inventory of current & former prescribed & OTC medications, including clinicians and pharmacies. Information can be easily shared with care providers.

GI Monitor - Allows patients with IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease), Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis to easily & accurately log symptoms & provide this data to their doctors.

PainTrek - Track, analyze, & talk about pain, using an innovative “paint your pain” interface to easily enter the intensity & area of pain by dragging over a 3-D head model.

Quit Guide - From the National Cancer Institute. Helps you prepare to quit smoking & describes challenges you can expect when you do.

​QuitSTART - Helps track your cravings & moods, monitor your progress toward milestones, identify smoking triggers, & upload personalized “pick me ups” & reminders to help you successfully become & stay smokefree.

ShoulderDoc - Contains a wealth of information for patients about a range of shoulder problems, including treatment options & postoperative guidelines for common shoulder operations.

Stress Relief - Several apps from the National Center for Telehealth & Technology assist patients with stress relief, including Breather to Relax,Tactical Breather, & T2 Mood Tracker.

​UMSkinCheck - For skin cancer self exam & surveillance; allows users to complete & store a full body photographic library, track detected moles/lesions, access informational videos & literature, & fill out a melanoma risk calculator.

Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know - Provides information for parents about the science, safety & importance of vaccines. From the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Weigh What Matters - From the AMA. Work with your physician to establish weight, healthy eating & activity goals, & track your progress toward achieving them.