Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.
iPhone apps for healthy families
Want all the info you need to keep your family safe and healthy? There's an app for that.
Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 09:00 AM
Want to find out the latest product recalls from the Food and Drug Administration? There's an app for that.
Want to teach your kids about healthy eating?
Want to keep track of your family's medical records and doctor's appointment? Yup, you guessed it. There's an app for that, too.
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In fact, there are tons of apps out there for parents who want to keep their families healthy. Check out this list of the top 100 apps for healthy moms and dads
. Here's what I'd put on my top 10:
• Playground Pump The Workout
: Teaches you how to use your time at the playground into a workout while your kids are playing.
• Restaurant Nutrition
: Gives you the nutrition info for lots of chain restaurants such as Chili’s, Arby’s, Dairy Queen, Chick-Fil-A and others.
: Browse symptoms and learn when to call a doctor and get care advice.
• Natural Cures
: Look up alternative medicines and natural cures here.
- Vegetarian Cookbook: I'm always on the lookout for new and interesting veggie meals to feed my family. Yeah, I know. There's an app for that.
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