How to Control Diabetes with Smartphone Apps


Diabetes is a health abnormalities attributed to excessive blood glucose level; this impairment has to do with secretion of a hormone called insulin which is in charge of the control of blood sugar level. During treatment of diabetic patients, physicians do recommend certain diet intake to complement the workability of the therapy.

Diabetes Smartphone Apps

We are in the jet age where modern day technology is being utilized to help us manage almost anything, and part of the birth of technology is the smartphone that goes with us anywhere, even to the toilet. Apps developers develop a lot of apps that could help our daily healthy living. Diabetes is accounted as one of the world most popular disease, there are some apps that has been developed to help individual with or without diabetes to control the blood sugar level. I tag these apps smartphone apps for diabetics, below are top 10 smartphone apps for diabetics.

Diabetes Pilot

Diabetes Pilot

This app is available for the iOS platform, users of iPhone, iPod and iPad can access an authored product by Diabetics. This is one of the smartphone apps for diabetics that is flexible and easy in its usage, some features that is packed on this app includes; tracks blood pressure, record meals and exercise, record blood sugar measurements, records medication, and other results gotten from the lab. It also has a food database that is of assistant on the go. It can calculate insulin dosages accurately. The overall function monitors your progress and timely gives you a report. It goes for $24.99 in the app store.



Also for the iOS; iPhone, iPad and iPod. Authored by Presto, Keynote and Jazz, makers of Glucose Monitors. The features on this great team of the smartphone apps for diabetics includes; Chart of glucose trend for 90 days, tutorials videos on diabetics and management, blood sugar goal setting features, meal, meal schedules, medication and activity management, log book with coded color to identify highs and lows, and enabled with email features to send record to health professionals. It is provided free for download, but it lacks food database, and unable to track calories as well as monitoring other nutrients.

Glucose Buddy

Glucose Buddy

One of the great smartphone apps for diabetics made for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod, it is number ranked on iTunes, for this category. Developed by, the features it offers includes; food, interactive forum to discuss diabetics issues, medication and exercise logs, and can sync with desktop to display graphs and charts to understand the health trend easily. It is free to download.


Made by Merek Drug Company, for iPhone, iPad, and iPod. A part of the wonderful smartphone apps for diabetics featuring; glucose, weight, exercise, food, food database with restaurant meals, help article and tips, blood pressure, and help with diabetes management. It is also packed with the feature to email record and progress information to health professionals. It was free when it came, but it’s like it now goes for $1.99.

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  1. I think some more apps better than this are available in the app stores out of mentioned here lose it is better i think anyway nice article and blog too :)