These days, there is literally an app for everything. Quite honestly it can be a bit overwhelming and it can be hard to decide which ones to choose. Health apps can be particularly daunting because we’re talking about your physical well-being here!
These 15 Health Apps have been handpicked for review, so you know where to find the best of the best when it’s time to organize your routine for fitness and overall health.
Becoming a healthier, better, happier you is already a giant feat. But to get PAID to reach your goals? I honestly can’t think of a better incentive.
1. HealthyWage: Make a bet on yourself
Are you a gambling man/woman? Then this app is perfect for you. You literally place a bet against yourself, and if you reach your goals then your bet is matched and you get paid via PayPal or Amazon credit. To get started, you simply need to set up an account and determine your weight loss goal and time restraint. You place your bet, and if you fail then you lose the money. If you win, then your cash is matched.
Get the App here! –> HealthyWage
2. DietBet: Get paid for your efforts
This app has a very similar premise as HealthyWage. You set up an account, set your goals, and place a bet. This site is very active and offers very large payouts, some as large as $1000. If you’re serious about fitness, this is a great way to get paid for your efforts.
Get the App here! –> DietBet
3. Charity Miles: Turn your steps into donations
Do you want to good for the world, while you’re bettering yourself? There is an app for that. This app will pay you 10 cents per every mile you walk, and all proceeds will go directly towards a charity of your choice. This non-profit organization contributes to causes such as The Wounded Warrior Project and Habitat for Humanity.
Get the App here! –> Charity Miles
4. FitCoin: Pay through BitCoins
For those of you who like to dabble with BitCoins or are interested in starting, this app is a great way to get your feet wet. To get started you must set up an account, and use a workout tracker to well, keep track of your workouts. The app will calculate the value of your workout based on distance and longevity, and pay you accordingly.
Get the App here! –> FitCoin
5. AchieveMint: Get paid for every small change you make
Like some of these other apps, you must connect it to a workout tracker. The app will reward you with points for keeping track of things like your daily diet, sleep patterns, the amount of water you drink, and how many steps you take. You receive $10 for every 10k points that you acquire, so in order to get paid, you need to really work for it.
Staying fit can be draining, but these apps can help to make it organized and fun!
Get the App here! –> Achievemint
6. Zombies, Run!
This app is a dream come true for horror enthusiasts. Live out your own zombie apocalypse while getting fit! Receive missions, scavenge for materials, protect your camp, and watch out for the zombies! This app is sure to make you work up a sweat while you literally run for your life.
Get the App here! –> Zombies Run!
7. FitNet: Quick daily routines you won’t find excuses to miss
Perfect for people like me who don’t like to go to the gym, or just can’t find the time. This app provides you with quick daily routines to knock out your fitness quota in the privacy of your own home. You connect your camera to the app, so that it can keep track of the accuracy of your moves! It’s like having your own personal trainer that can’t yell at you.
Get the App here! –> FitNet
8. Motion Traxx: Perfect soundtrack for workout
In order for the perfect fitness routine to be complete, it needs the perfect soundtrack. This app combines your expertly designed workout with music that fluctuates with the intensity of your routine. Prepare to work out harder than ever while you get lost to the music!
Get the App here! –> Motion Traxx
9. Yonder: To look for best hiking spots
Again, perfect for people who avoid the gym and prefer to get their fitness by immersing themselves in the great outdoors. This app could be comparable to apps like WikiCamps or Yelp. All you do is enter your location, and read various reviews by people who have been there and been through it to get the skinny on the best hiking spots.
Get the App here! –> Yonder
10. Yoga Wake Up: 10-minute yoga to wake you up
Reaching your fitness goal of daily yoga just got much simpler. You set your daily wake up time, and each day the app will provide you with a 10 minute yoga flow to start your day off right and keep your mind centered. It is just as, if not more important to nurture your mind as well as your body.
Get the App here! –> Yoga Wake Up
Your body’s performance starts with what you eat. These are the best apps for keeping track of a healthy diet.
11. Fooducate: Keep track of everything
Inspired by the notion that you can control your physical well-being by controlling your diet? This app provides you with the low-down on any and all items that you scan, providing you with all of the nutritional information. The app can also be used to keep track of your sleep patterns, mood, and hunger. All of this information is processed and used to help you to meet your goals.
Get the App here! –> Fooducate
12. Life sum: Make small changes every day
Trying to diet, but can’t seem to kick the bad habits? As we all know, cold turkey is bound to crash and burn eventually, turning you back onto your old ways. The key is making small changes everyday, that will eventually transform your routine in the long run. This app send you daily reminders and motivational clips to keep you going well on your way to fitness town.
Get the App here! –> Lifesum
13. Thrive Market: Best deals on health and organic products
If you shop around and shop smart, eating well doesn’t have to be expensive. This app makes it that much simpler, offering you the best deals on health and organic products. The best part? After shopping, the items are shipped right to your door! There is a yearly fee of $59.95, which is a small price to pay for the savings you receive!
Get the App here! –> Get the App here! –> Thrive Market
14. Rise: Send them a picture of your meals
This app is unique because it actually pairs you with a live nutritionist to keep track of your daily meals and progress. Each day you send them a picture of your meals, and they will help you to alter your diet to meet your goals. The app costs $14.95 a month, which is well thriftier than appointments with a live R.D.
Get the App here! –> Rise
15. mySugr: Keep track of your blood sugar levels
Specifically for diabetics, this app keeps track of your daily intake of food and how to effects your blood sugar levels. It also monitors your mood and overall well-being. If you notice that you feel worse when you eat certain foods, the app can help you to determine just how much of that item you can still consume while remaining to feel your best.
Get the App here! –> mySugr