The 41 Best Health and Fitness Apps

If scrolling through our newsfeeds and swiping right were Olympic sports, we’d definitely take home a medal. But while we may only be working out our thumbs, that’s not to say our phones can’t help us lead healthier, happier lives—we just need to know the right apps to download. Before you fall down the rabbit hole that is the app store, check out our list of the best health and fitness apps. We tested out hundreds before whittling it down to the 41 that are really worth checking out.

Note: This list is presented in no particular order. To check out the methodology we used to determine which apps made the cut, scroll to the bottom.

 

Fitness

1. Couch to 5K

(iOS and Android)

 

2. Blogilates

(Free with optional in-app purchases; iOS and Android)

 

3. Sworkit

(iOS and Android)

 

4. Strava Running and Cycling

(iOS and Android)

 

5. Daily Yoga

(iOS and Android)

 

6. Nike+ Training Club

(iOS and Android)

 

7. Endomondo

(iOS and Android)

 

8. MobilityWOD

(iOS)

 

9. Aaptiv

(iOS and Android)

 

10. SweatWorking

(iOS)

 

11. Strong Workout Tracker Gym Log

(iOS)

 

12. Sweat

(iOS and Android)

 

13. Pear

(Free; iOS and Android).

 

Food and Nutrition

14. Foodility

(iOS)

 

15. MyFitnessPal

(iOS and Android)

 

16. Lifesum

(iOS and Android)

 

17. Rise

(iOS)

 

18. Fooducate

(iOS and Android)

 

19. Nourishly

(iOS and Android)

 

20. Oh She Glows

(iOS and Android)

 

21. Yummly Recipes + Shopping List

(iOS and Android)

 

22. Waterlogged

(Free with optional in-app purchases; iOS and Android)

 

Mind and Brain

23. Meditation Studio

(iOS)

 

24. H*nest Meditation App

(iOS)

 

25. Talkspace

(iOS and Android)

 

26. Happify

(iOS and Android)

 

27. 7 Cups

(iOS and Android)

 

28. Wysa

(IOS and Android)

 

29. Happy Not Perfect

 (Free with optional in-app purchases; IOS and Android)

 

30. Grateful

(IOS)

 

31. Pacifica

(IOS and Android)

 

32. Awaken

(IOS)

 

33. Calm

(Free with optional in-app purchases; IOS and Android)

 

Overall Health

34. HealthTap

(Free with in-app purchases; iOS and Android)

 

35. Sleep Cycle

(iOS, $0.99 on Android)

 

36. Power Nap App

(Free; iOS)

 

37. Leafly

(iOS and Android)

 

38. Flo

(IOS and Android)

 

39. SleepScore

(IOS and Android)

 

40. AmWell

(IOS and Android)

 

41. Habitica

(IOS and Android)

 

 

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