Being human - can health apps make us better?

The positives and negatives of fitness tracking technology explored...

You only have to look around to see that mobile phones are always with us, always on, and always active. Mobiles have now become such an integral part of our lives that we consult them regarding any situation including, more recently, our health.

The number of fitness and medical apps has substantially risen in recent years and we can now closely monitor our own health in a way that simply wasn’t possible just a few years ago. But with so many medical and health tracking apps available, Byyd set out to explore the positives and negatives of this technology...