What It Is: When it comes to health and fitness tracking, MyFitnessPal is one of the biggest names in the game. With a database of more two million (that’s right, million) food items, the platform makes it easy for users to keep track of calories and so much more.
Why It’s Cool: The platform can be used with all diets, whether you’re going low-carb, high-protein, or just trying to eat healthier.
Cost: Free. Available for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry.
First Aid App by American Red Cross
What it is: The official American Red Cross First Aid app puts expert advice for everyday emergencies in your hand. Available for iPhone and Android devices, the official American Red Cross First Aid app gives you instant access to the information you need to know to handle the most common first aid emergencies. With videos, interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice it’s never been easier to know first aid
Cost: Free. Available for iOS and Android.
What It Is: This app’s bar-code scanning feature allows you to check the nutritional value of each food item. It will also compare two items and offer healthier alternatives from its database.
Cost: Free. Available for iOS and Android