May 8, 2020
Our picks of the best health and wellness apps
Step up your physical and mental wellbeing with these tried and tested mobile apps
For most of us, our phones are an essential part of daily life. As well as helping us connect with loved ones and keep updated about the world, we can also use our everyday tech to boost our health and wellbeing.
Here are our top picks of the best health and wellness apps available now. Each one is tried and tested (and loved!) by our team.
Why we love it: Yoga is great for the body and for the mind! Recently, Down Dog let everyone access all of their 7 yoga exercise apps for free for almost two months. Now they’re paid, but still very affordable with some great special offers.
Why we love it: Calm is the #1 app for sleep and meditation, and it’s no surprise! There are guided meditations for better sleep, stress relief, and more. Plus, there’s also a Calm for Business option.
Why we love it: Fitbod uses an innovative training algorithm to build a customized workout that adapts to your available gym equipment. Simply plug in your fitness goals and off you go!
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MyFitnessPal is one of the simplest ways to track your calories. Whether you want to lose weight, tone up, or change your food habits, it’s a great app to help you get there.
Why we love it: Headspace is your guide to everyday mindfulness, and takes just a few minutes a day. There are hundreds of guided meditations to choose from, covering everything from managing stress and anxiety to help with sleep, productivity, and exercise.
Why we love it: Runkeeper uses GPS technology to track your physical activity, with the ability to see your training in real time. It’s a great app to help you set goals, follow a plan, and keep motivated—all you need to do is put on your sneakers and get going!