There's an app for that: Diabetes management that is

Nov 28,2011
By Kathy Hillary RN,CDE, CFCN

There are many applications, software and websites that can help you to better manage your diabetes. The biggest and most popular category is blood glucose trackers and food logs. If you have an iPhone try Vree for diabetes. Online logs include Dia-log.com or Distal.com/diabeteslog.

Meal planning apps can help you figure out your carb amount. For various smart phone platforms try the GoMeals application. The diabtes.org website has an excellent resource “My Food Advisor.” There is also a subscription program Sugarstats.com.

There are also websites that can help you to find nutritional information for eating out. Check out Foodizer.com/lists or Dietfacts.com.

Have questions about diabetes in general? There’s an app for that too—Diabetic Coach for the iPhone.

These tools can help you to better manage your diabetes. So get connected and take managing your diabetes to the next level.