Have you considered using an app to manage your health record?
Lifecard is a Personal Health Record phone app which provides a holistic view of all your health data in the palm of your hand. Also accessible via web browser, the Lifecard App has a Diabetes module with specific features that allows users to take control of their health while supporting the management of diabetes.
Managing your diabetes with confidence:
List out challenges or goals with the task feature
In your busy day-to-day life, it can be tricky to maintain motivation. Setting yourself a personal challenge or health goal is a great way to get started. Use the task feature to set your personal goals.
Manage medications and reminders
Keeping track of medications can be draining. The Lifecard App can be used to record your diabetes-related medications and reminders. It collates your medications and medical history, as well as helping you store medical documents.
Get support and use sharing with family and friends
Family and friends often play a key role in supporting your health and well-being – From helping to cook healthy meals, reminding you to check your blood glucose levels, or even being prepared for an emergency. You can share your Lifecard with family members directly from your phone, tablet or computer.
Track your key health metrics from your mobile device
The digital era means more information is readily available on your mobile device. You can now use your mobile device to keep track of your health and assist with your diabetes management. The Lifecard App can be used to record your vitals such as blood pressure and blood glucose levels, as well as track your weight and other health metrics. You can also customise your health dashboard to suit your needs.
Learn more with information from Diabetes Australia
We are a proud partner of Diabetes Victoria, and on the Lifecard app you can learn more about diabetes. The Diabetes module in the Lifecard App includes links to health articles from credible sources such as Diabetes Australia.
But what does The Diabetes Module allows you to do?
- Track your HbA1c and other measurements.
- Set reminders to take your medication on time
- Instantly share your Lifecard and information about your diabetes with your partner, parents, Doctor or anyone else.
The Lifecard App is free to download via the Apple App Store and Google Play Store from there you can make the in-app purchase of the Diabetes Module for just $2.50 a month.
Consult your health professional before making changes to your diabetes management.