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Dietitian Association of Australia

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Stroke Foundation Australia

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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

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MyD for Under 25s

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Australia Diabetes Risk (AusDRisk)

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Useful Apps for Smart Phones

 

Calorie King

CalorieKing - App iPhone only

  • Sets realistic weight goals
  • Provides kilojoule targets that ensure healthy weight loss
  • Keeps track of how many kilojoules are in the foods you eat
  • Tracks how many kilojoules you burn through exercise
  • Gives acurate verified nutritional information
  • Records and charts you weight and progress

Easy Diet Diary

Easy Diet Diary - App iPhone only

  • Find foods quickly on an Australian foods database
  • Tracks kilojoules consumed
  • Enter foods by scanning barcodes
  • Analyse your intake per day and per meal
  • Track protein, total fat, saturated fat, total carbohydrate, sugars and sodium

Food Switch

Food Switch - App iPhone only

Food Switch Classic allows people to identify healthier options between products. Food Switch Salt allows people to identify foods with a lower salt content and Food Switch Gluten allows people to identify foods that are gluten free. Simply scan barcodes of packaged foods with a supported smart phone or tablet camera for easy to interpret nutritional information for upto 90% of foods found in most major Australian supermarkets. You'll get traffic light colour coded ratings for four key food components (total fat, saturated fat, sugar and salt).

Traffic Light Guide to Food

The Traffic Light Guide to Food - App iPhone and Android

A clear, easy way to classify foods and allow people with diabetes to make healthier food choices. Also available, the Traffic Light Guide to Food Carb Counter - Allows you to keep track of carbohydrates in foods and drinks you eat, assist with manageing Blood Glucose Levels and prevent hypoglycaemia.

 

Black Dog Pedometer

The Black Dog Pedometer by The Black Dog Institute - App iPhone only

  • Acts like a regular pedometer, the app uses the accelerometer inside your smart phone to track steps and distance
  • Set your stride length in the iPhone settings screen for greater accuracy
  • Set time and distance goals, track these and beat your best
  • Fully animated 'vertual walk', with customisable character and a black dog to keep you company and offer words of encouragement

 

Safe Sharps

Safe Sharps - App iPhone only

The Safe Sharps Project is an initative of the Riverina Eastern Regional Organisation of Councils (REROC) supported by the Australian Diabetes Council of NSW branch and partly funded by the NSW Department of Health. The project aims to assist sharps users to find the most convienient location to safely dispose of their sharps. You simply download the app, submit a location address and then search for the location of single needle disposal units, sharps container disposal points or sellers of sharps containers.

 

 

 


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