Health and Disability Apps for iPhone, Android and Mobile Devices Document List
Although some of these documents from our Disability Apps category may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted below by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created.
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Apple announces new and upcoming accessibility software and assistive technology updates designed for people with mobility, vision, hearing, and cognitive disabilities.
Voiceitt announces people with speech impairments will now be able to use the Voiceitt mobile app to access and interact with Amazon Alexa.
Communities with less literacy, disabled world, etc., shall benefit even more as such segments will have access to information now, higher awareness and more inclusive.
Scripps Research OpenPandemics COVID-19 project uses home computers to virtually screen chemical compounds that might help fight COVID-19.
Coach sends users notifications for when to change or charge batteries, clean their devices, usage details, what to expect and how to get the most from their hearing instruments.
Available for Android and iOS devices the CoViD-19 application is available in over 10 languages covering large segments of the world's population.
AccessAble App providing detailed accessibility information and access guides to places across the UK and Ireland is now available in Apple and Google Play Stores.
TMR Technology has found a way to ease the stress of special needs transportation with their new parent app, Track My Route.
SPRITEs lets blind and low-vision users navigate sites much more successfully using the keyboard as a two-dimensional way to access tables, maps and nested lists than screen readers alone.
HopkinsPD App uses sensors on a smartphone to generate a score that reliably reflects symptom severity in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Cleen App an innovative new app has been launched which aims to raise washroom standards in businesses and public places across the UK.
Libby app by Rakuten OverDrive provides 24/7 access to free eBooks and audiobooks from the local public library.
Bioelectronic medicine aims to treat chronic diseases with electrical signals by using miniature implantable devices to make sure organs function properly.
eSSENTIAL Accessibility launch Android application that makes it easier for individuals with physical disabilities to navigate the digital world.
YOU VR gives healthcare providers, educators, students and patients visual 3D context to discuss and simulate body organ and system function, disease, and therapy.
Study demonstrates potential of Google Glass wearable technology as a social-skills aid for children with autism spectrum disorder.
The NIOSH Sound Level Meter app is designed to promote better hearing health and prevention efforts at construction worksites.
Ghotit dyslexia keyboard app uses writing and reading assistive technology for people with dyslexia, dysgraphia, and other learning disabilities.
Creation of app for cell phones, tablets or computers that tracks eye movement to determine if a child is showing signs of autism spectrum disorder.
First Response Pregnancy PRO Digital Pregnancy Test can tell a woman 6 days sooner than her missed period, and it is over 99% accurate.
Innovative news reader App NewsBot 2 is fully compatible with VoiceOver, allowing visually impaired or blind people to keep in touch with their favourite newspapers.
A meeting between developers, designers and citizens eager to share ideas and start developing applications accessible to people with disabilities.
Sesame Enable unveils app that turns Android into touch-free smartphone enabling millions with disabilities to use smartphones independently for the first time.
Parent PAL a Progress Activity Log is a unique app for parents of children with complex health needs.
Moovit App Version 4.10 with accessible features enables more blind users to navigate public transportation.
Open eBooks digital reading material initiative and e-reader app provides eBooks available to children in need for free.
Autism & Beyond App screens for autism by reading facial expressions of children for emotional cues.
Sensory from Within App enables wide range of ages, abilities, and communication styles, to understand the Autism spectrum and gain tools, strategies, and understanding.
Telme John is a text-to-speech news reader suitable for visually impaired people who want to stay connected to the news.
Smart phone application, Food4Bones, helps you understand and manage your nutritional requirements, especially if you have osteoporosis or other dietary concerns.
IParkomat provides free and open database to search for nearest blue-badge parking spots by anyone.
assist-Mi offers comprehensive assistance to disabled users on the go, empowering them to greater independence to an accessible world.
Touchscreen Braille writer is an app that turns an iPad into a tool for blind and visually impaired people.
Harnessing the power of smartphones to improve life of people who use hearing assistive devices including hearing aids, cochlear implants and personal sound amplifiers.
Google is boosting accessibility of mobile versions of its Docs, Sheets, and Slides apps on Android and iOS with some extra features.
Be My Eyes App helps you help person with vision disabilities by answering their questions via video chat.
Blooming Kids Software Android mobile device apps for autistic, learning disabled, and young mainstream children.
First Transit introduces Info-Client, a paratransit travel app, at the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Expo in Houston, Texas.
Researchers have created speech-to-text software for Google Glass that helps hard-of-hearing with everyday conversations.
New free Android smartphone app provides a method for blind, or have print disabilities, to access narrated versions of newspapers and magazines.
IBM announces it is working with Bancroft, a provider of specialized services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, to manage an innovative, cloud-based educational program.
Aeroplan in conjunction with eSSENTIAL Accessibility now offers a desktop app that empowers people with physical disabilities to access aeroplan.com.
App allows people who are blind to listen to audio, read back printed text from menus in restaurants, to browsing handouts in the classroom.
New smartphone application warns people with vision disabilities of obstacles in their way to help them better navigate their environments.
Smartphone app monitors subtle voice qualities during phone conversations shows promise for detecting early signs of mood changes in people with bipolar disorder.
Educational evidence based app helps children with autism spectrum disorder overcome deficits by learning new skills.
MiFinder an iPhone App for diverse communities such as the disabled to find each other, make friends, date and gain social support in real time using local area GPS.
Autism Speaks and AT&T teaming up to host mobile app development competition or hackathon of Autism Applications.
TapTapSee is an iPhone camera application designed to visually impaired and members of the blind community to identify items they encounter in daily life.
Voice Dream Reader for mobile devices can load and extract text from many sources and file formats and is fully accessible with VoiceOver.
ComApp3 offers a fully customizable adaptation using a simple-to-use icon-based system that adheres to the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
Georgie app for blind has voice assisted touch screen and help with activities such as catching the bus, reading printed text and finding unfamiliar locations.
WebMD Allergy provides accurate and personalized weather-related allergy information to help proactively manage allergies for the entire family.
AccessNote is a portable electronic device enabling blind or visually impaired users to take notes, create documents and access applications on iPhone devices.
Heritage Open mHealth challenge encourages teams to create mobile applications to improve chronic disease management through better patient self-monitoring and clinical decision making.
Review of Panther Technology a company dedicated to combining advancements in design technology user interface and Universal Design by providing technological access for everyone.
U-verse remote control allows deaf and blind people to control their TVs from their iPhones and iPads with voice and gesture controls.
The app from Hereward College was developed to easily engage with learners and give them a feel of what it is like to be a student at Hereward.
Apple iPod Touch helps adults with autism function in the workplace.
Service for Verizon Wireless Android smartphones to help customers who are blind or have low vision perform ordinary wireless tasks in a simple intuitive way.
HemoGlobe is designed to convert a cell phone into a system for detecting and reporting anemia at the community level.
HumanWare Communicator multilingual conversation app lets deaf-blind people communicate by connecting HumanWare Braille device with iPhone iPad or iPod touch.
Warm Health announce launch of iPhone and iPad app for health plan customers including Amerigroup Medica and HealthSpring.
SuperPhoto follows Apple Accessibility standards and using Apple VoiceOver is accessible by visually impaired users.
Bussani Mobility service allows anyone with a iPhone or Android, iPod touch or iPad to access important information and help including maps and roadside assistance.
Several helpful Apps for students with special needs attending college including class schedules note taking and audio recordings of notes.
The FatApp application for Apple devices provides positive reinforcement and a count of calories you do not eat.
Lookout Call will alert friends family and loved ones regardless of geographical distance even if the individuals phone is off.
ViBe is a caller id Android app for blind and hearing impaired that features different vibration patterns for different callers.
Grants for iPads assist the educational process and provide educational applications students can use and learn from.
Information on Siri the artificial intelligence on Apple iPhones including accessibility features for persons with disability.
iPicto App for iPhone iPod Touch and iPad provides support and clarification in communication with people with mental disabilities.
Mapability helps you find accessible points of interest for wheelchair users by identifying distance and direction on smartphone screens.
AT&T customers who are blind or have low vision can now access and enjoy their Android device in a fully accessible way.
AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company new life insurance app for the Apple iPad mobile digital device.
Disability Answers free mobile app tells disabled Americans whether they will qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance SSDI or Medicare.
iAdvocate application shares and develops strategies with parents of children with disabilities for working collaboratively with a school team to improve childrens education.
iPad iPhone and iPod Touch Apps for Arthritis Diabetes Fibromyalgia High Blood Pressure Heart Health Insomnia Back Pain Menopause Weight Loss and IBS.
iSpeech Brings Speech Recognition and Human Quality Text To Speech to iOS Android and BlackBerry Apps.
SoundPOD Wearable AAC System developed to help those who have difficulty with speech output and offers a low cost augmentative alternative communication device.
Verbally is a free communication aid for people with speech disabilities caused by apraxia ALS stroke traumatic brain injury Parkinsons cerebral palsy autism spectrum disorder or muscular dystrophy.
Breath Bird was created for persons with hand or finger disability or those who have problems speaking post to Twitter.
GPS-based IBX Healthy Steps Pedometer app will help runners and walkers track their workouts monitor fitness levels and reach their health goals.
FunChat powered FAAD application enables users to interact with each other discuss new app releases and earn virtual currency through FunChat reward and achievement system.
iPhone application may enable persons with Parkinsons disease and other neurological conditions to use ubiquitous devices to collect data on hand and arm tremors and relay the results to medical personnel.
The ADHD App was released on 17th May 2011 and is described as the ultimate tool to help you lead a better life with ADD or ADHD.
My MS Manager is a mobile phone application provided free of charge to those with multiple sclerosis or their care partner to use on iPhone iPad or iPod touch devices.
WellApps announces the newest release of GI Monitor a symptom tracking app for (IBD) Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis patients.
Slug Bugs is a free game for iPhone developed by Action = Reaction Labs with 3D Binaural Audio that will dominate the future of gaming audio.
Easy Chirp accessible application empowers users with disabilities and low end technology to access Twitter online.
Custom Designed Speech Recognition App Gives Hearing Impaired Unparalleled Freedom to Engage in Personal Multi-Language Conversations.
List Recorder is a powerful audio recorder that makes creating lists via iPhone iPod touch and iPad easy for both visually impaired and sighted users.
List of fitness applications for exercises such as utilizing weights and using other gym workout machines.
VizWiz is a project application aimed at enabling blind people to recruit remote sighted workers to help them with visual problems in nearly real-time.
Passport to Good Health app for the Apple iPhone iPad and iPod touch helps handle the overwhelming amount of information consumers face.
The new iPhone and iPad App to learn American Sign Language is a simple and fun way to learn signing.
Doctors can now make a stroke diagnosis using an iPhone application with the same accuracy as a diagnosis at a medical computer.
iPhone and Droid application that notifies the user to think specific thoughts in the moment.
Up to $100,000 in prizes to winning application developers that delivers personalized actionable information to people that are least likely to be online.
UK Train Times App for iPhones provides real time journey planning across the National Rail network and live departure information for all National Rail stations.
101 : iPhone Magnifier App
EyeReader magnify is the only app of its kind to utilize the iPhone 4 full 3.5-inch widescreen display.
Information on using the iPad iPhone and iPod touch Apps with children who have special needs.
The application locates and maps the iPhone users current location and is updated continuously as they travel.
T-Log Reader application allows staff members working for agencies supporting people with developmental disabilities to securely communicate.
Android and iPhone Apps Expected to Aid in Wake of Northeastern Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.
Care4Kids App is currently available for the iPhone iPod Touch and iPad the Android version is coming soon.
semYOU is a free app computing system that makes using software and the Internet much easier.
Parents can access a wide range of apps, such as Proloquo2Go for augmentative communication solutions.
soundAMP is a personal Hearing Assistant app for the iPhone that makes your iPhone into a hearing device by amplifying sounds.
List of handy and accessible compatible VoiceOver Apps for iPhone and Mac computers for persons with disability.
The iSign App is a tutorial and reference program for American Sign Language designed for the iPhone and iPod Touch.
Handy Diabetes App Glucose Buddy makes it easy to keep track and record your glucose numbers carbohydrate consumption insulin dosages and activities.
Free iPhone Calorie Counter App from FatSecret makes a great exercise meals and weight tracker tool.
iConverse app is an educational tool for young children autistic individuals and persons with other communicative disabilities.
CARD System app gives physicians and patients access to information about skin care products that cause allergic skin reactions.
Newly released versions of popular apps RE.minder GAME.minder and Better Clock contain full support for VoiceOver.
Industry-leading free clinical reference app helps physicians and healthcare professionals at the point of care.
With PhotoClinic Mobile users are able to search the image database by diagnosis symptoms treatment key words anatomy and image type.
Health Videos is now available in the App Store on your iPhone, and on iTunes.
IP Relay for iPhone and iPod Touch App is designed to meet the communication needs of the deaf community.
FastMall iPhone application helps shoppers navigate malls and major shopping destinations.
Downloading the new Adobe Photoshop.com Mobile application for Apple iPhones.
Reviews of iPhone Apps that can make your life easier including vision and hearing impairment applications for the blind and or deaf.
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Cite Page: Journal: Disabled World. Language: English (U.S.). Author: Disabled World. Revised Publication Date: 2019-02-11. Title: Health and Disability Apps for iPhone, Android and Mobile Devices, Source: <a href=https://www.disabled-world.com/assistivedevices/apps-2/>Disability Apps</a>. Retrieved 2021-07-31, from https://www.disabled-world.com/assistivedevices/apps-2/ - Reference: DW#CAT2-468-E.