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5 Apps to Make Living with a Chronic Condition a Little Easier!

1. Personal Caregiver – Think of it as your virtual daily pill dispenser: Schedule and track meds for as many as 4 people with this free app. Pay $9.99 to drill down to a higher level of med info details, and receive alerts from the FDA on recalls.

2.  Pain Care – This award-winning app allows users to record and report pain levels and share the data immediately with their physician, so appropriate treatments and meds can be prescribed.

3.  iBiomed – Caring for a loved one is complicated, and the doctor and wife duo who created this helpful app know all about it, as they care for their children with multiple special needs. Among the numerous features, users will find a log book to track prescriptions, therapies, allergies, and more; schedule prescription refill reminders; and can ask advice and share stories with others in similar shoes via an online forum.

4. Capzule PHR – This user-friendly, 99 cent download allows caregivers and care recipients to organize their health data in one password-protected central location.

5. iBGStar – This innovative blood glucose meter connects to your iPhone so you can manage your diabetes in real-time.