Helpful Diabetes Apps

Diabetik is a diabetes journal to track manually entered food, medications, blood glucose, and activities. It sends reminders based on time and date or when you enter or leave a certain location. Available for free only at iTunes for Apple.

Diabetes PA tracks blood glucose in comparison to mood, insulin, medication, HbA1c, blood pressure, carbs, weight, and more. Available for free at Google Play for Android and soon in iTunes for Apple.

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MySugr Junior is a “gamified” logbook for insulin doses, blood sugar, diet, and activities that’s completely synced with the caregiver’s device for remote monitoring of children. Available for free at Google Play for Android and iTunes for Apple.

BG Monitor Diabetes is a food log app that records food portions through photos and comes with a bolus insulin calculator. Available for $4.99 at Google Play for Android.

Fooducate is a database of food types and recipes in an-easy-to-read format that comes with barcode reading capability for grocery items. Available for free on Google Play for Android and iTunes for Apple.

MyNetDiary Diabetes Tracker provides comprehensive tracking of blood glucose, insulin, and medication and comes with a Food Check feature that compares foods in grocery stores and restaurants. Available for $9.99 at Google Play for Android and iTunes for Apple.

Glooko can download data from over 30 glucose meters and sync information from other monitoring apps and with physicians’ devices to guide consultations. Available for free on Google Play for Android and iTunes for Apple, but a Glooko subscription is required.

Blue Loop documents health updates and sends these in real time via text or email to a physician, school nurse, or caregiver who has a My Care Connect account. Available for free in Google Play for Android and iTunes for Apple.