iOS 8.0.2 was a bug fix and one of the things fixed in the rapidly pushed out update was enabling HealthKit to finally work. Healthkit apps are few and far between at the useful perhaps at the moment but hopefully with time HealthKit apps and hardware will improve and we can all avoid another Passbook failure.

Experience an entirely new approach to wellness where your fitness app can talk to your calorie tracker, your doctor can be automatically notified of updates to your health data, and great apps work together for a healthier you. This handpicked collection highlights the best fitness, nutrition, and medical apps customized for iOS 8.

FitStar Personal Trainer — Burn Calories & Lose Weight with Video Fitness Workouts Led by Football Legend Tony Gonzalez – FitStar, Inc.

mzl.eklvpxxv.175x175 75 iOS 8 Apps For HealthKitFor less than the cost of a single personal training session, get an entire year of Premium with access to exclusive, personalized Programs for losing weight and gaining strength, a variety of new workouts added monthly, HD video, and much more. FitStar’s dynamic Programs continually adjust to your feedback, goals, and capabilities — just like a personal trainer! And FitStar constantly brings you new Moves and Sessions to keep things fun, fresh, and fit. There’s nothing else like it in the App Store.


UP by Jawbone – Jawbone

pr source.175x175 75 iOS 8 Apps For HealthKitUP® is a revolutionary system that guides you every step of the way to a better, healthier you. First, UP gets to know you—tracking your activity, diet and sleep. Next, it shows you how to make simple adjustments that, over time, add up to a whole new you. No UP or UP24 wristband required. Simply connect UP with Apple Health and it will track using your available steps and sleep data. If you have an iPhone 5s or higher, Apple Health will use your phone to track steps.


Calorie Counter & Diet Tracker by MyFitnessPal –

mzl.cyndkgma.175x175 75 iOS 8 Apps For HealthKitLose weight with MyFitnessPal, the fastest and easiest-to-use calorie counter for iPhone and iPad. With the largest food database of any iOS calorie counter (over 4,000,000 foods), and amazingly fast food and exercise entry, we’ll help you take those extra pounds off! There is no better diet app – period.



Human – Activity & Calorie Tracker: track walking, running, biking and indoor activity – Humanco, Inc.

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Walk. Run. Dance. Cycle. Human is an all-day activity tracker that inspires you to move 30 minutes or more, every day. It runs on all your favorite devices, without the need of extra hardware.
Human automatically picks up your walks, runs, bicycle rides, and other activities of a minute or longer. See your active minutes, distance covered, and calories burnt. Just put the phone in your bag or pocket, and go about your day!


Noom Coach: Weight Loss – Noom, Inc.

mzl.wbpbtpin.175x175 75 iOS 8 Apps For HealthKitNever diet again! Noom Coach is a personalized weight loss app specifically designed to help you develop better lifelong eating habits and lose weight for good.

Unlike an ordinary food log or calorie counter, Noom Coach provides focused guidance and encouraging feedback — backed by science — to help you build healthy eating habits that last.


Run with Map My Run+ – GPS Running, Jog, Walk, Workout Tracking and Calorie Counter – MapMyFitness

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Winner: Best Running App 2012 Reader’s Choice at Built to help runners, joggers, and walkers of all ability levels and ages.
Easily track pace, distance, calories, time with audio alert and much more!
All the features of the award-winning MapMyRun basic app PLUS:
⊕ Ad-free experience (on mobile)
⊕ Integrated GPS Camera


Yummly Recipes & Shopping List for iPad – Yummly

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Featured on the Today Show and LOVED by millions, Yummly brings every recipe in the world to your iPad. The most powerful recipe search, the recipe sites you love, your digital recipe box, and recipe recommendations just for you – all with you wherever you go. Experience what millions are already enjoying on the web and iPhone, now free on your iPad, iPad Air, and iPad Mini.


WebMD Allergy – WebMD

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Based on the allergies you have, the free WebMD Allergy app for iPhone will help you prepare for each day with a personalized allergy and weather forecast along with doctor-approved tips that can be customized to your and your family’s specific allergies. You can also track how you feel, RECORD symptoms and treatments, and add notes through an easy to use allergy tracker. Before your doctor appointments, generate reports to share with your doctor.


Fitnet Personal Fitness Workouts – Fitnet Corporation

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Realize your goals with a convenient and personal fitness plan. Get off the couch or boost your training. 200+ free video fitness workouts with webcam scoring. Yoga, Taiji, strength and cardio workouts at varied intensities provide a fun and rewarding experience for beginners and experts alike! No more excuses! There is always a convenient time and place for fitness with Fitnet!


MotionX 24/7: Sleeptracker, Sleep Cycle Alarm, Snore, Apnea, Heart Rate Monitor, Weight Loss, Activity Tracker – MotionX™

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24/7 Sleeptracker® monitors your sleep to wake you at the optimum time in your sleep cycle so you feel refreshed. Now you can improve your sleep naturally, maximize your sleep efficiency and wake up energized. Sleeptracker is featured in The New York Times, ABC News, Dr. Phil and many more. Sleeptracker helps millions of people sleep better every night.


CARROT Fit – 7 Minute Workout, Step Counter & Weight Tracker – Grailr LLC

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CARROT is a sadistic AI construct with one simple goal: to transform your flabby carcass into a Grade A specimen of the human race. She will do whatever it takes – including threatening, inspiring, ridiculing, and bribing you – to make this happen.
You will get fit – or else.


Zova – Workouts for women – ZOVA

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Zova is a workout app made exclusively for women.
Zova combines rhythm with the best technology to deliver the perfect workout for your life.
Join team #zovagirl – Download Zova:



7 Minute Workout Challenge – Fitness Guide Inc

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The “7 Minute Workout” is a research-backed workout program that has become an international hit!

Published in the leading research journal ACSM, and then popularized by the NYT, the “7 Minute Workout” is simple but effective.

Researchers have selected 12 exercises that are performed for 30 seconds with 10 second rest intervals. This high-intensity training with little rest results in higher daily metabolism and is the equivalent of working out for over an hour – for only slightly longer than 7 minutes.


Omvana – Meditation for Everyone – Mindvalley Creations Inc.

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Omvana, the world’s most powerful meditation platform allows you to transcend your human limits. With the largest collection of meditations, Omvana has the right track for you regardless if you are spiritual or not.

If you’d like to learn how to meditate, or wish to take your meditation practice to the next level, Omvana can provide you with the right guidance.


Patient IO – Filament Labs

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Download Patient IO to receive treatment-specific reminders, tasks & education from your health provider sent directly to your smartphone. Note: Only registered users can access Patient IO. Ask your care provider if they support Patient IO.


Centered – Health Care Service Corporation

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Centered, an app for iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus, helps manage stress with a holistic wellness program of clinically validated mindful meditation sessions combined with steps activity automatically recorded by your phone. The app helps “center” you by motivating you to meet your daily step goals and weekly mindful meditation goals.

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