Ideas for a new health app

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Portsmouth Health Apps - Th!nk Twice, Health Visiting

In Portsmouth we are developing a small range of free NHS apps..initially on apple and then for android smart phones and ultimately Blackberry. We have just had one accepted by Apple called Th!nk Twice and it can be downloaded and viewed by following this link onto an ipod/phone device. This is about school attendance and gives parents info they need based on DH guidance about when their child can go into school related ...more »

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Your favourite existing health app

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SmokeFreeLife-online video chat Stop Smoking Service

On-line stop smoking service using video chat and instant messaging to access more smokers from hard to reach groups including young people, people at work or disabled who can't get to face to face clinics, people who are deaf, and so on. The on-line intervention takes place between a stop smoking advisor and a smoker, using behavioural support, monitoring carbon monoxide levels , prescribed nicotine replacement therapy ...more »

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Ideas for a new health app

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An app that helps you access Free, Local and Effective NHS Stop Smoking Services which offer support that works! The app lets you know which services are available in your area to help you access support groups and stop smoking medicines. The app can have a forum to bring together local users to share tips and advice. The app will sit nicely between those that just wish to rely on will power alone, and those who feel ...more »

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Ideas for a new health app

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“MyHealth Check” – Screening and Imms eligibility service

Following a series of questions, the app will alert you if you are eligible for the NHS Health Check service which helps prevent help prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes and kidney disease. The service can alert you to other screening services that you may be eligible for based on your responses. The user can then learn more about what the check/screen/immunisation is, what it involves, and when and how you can get ...more »

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