As the technology goes more advanced, the latest updates are like developing mobile applications (Smartphone/ Android / iPad) to detect the breast cancer in the early stages or prevention of the breast cancer treatment.
You just have to download it and get the apps on your Android or Smartphone or iPad. It is as simple as that. You may not be aware about the facts of using the apps that are related for breast cancer!!!! What is breast cancer to do with the apps?
Well, today all use the Smartphones and Android. Now the health is in your pocket. As they say, "Health is Wealth". Means, now you are more wealthy than earlier as you can get the mobile apps for your betterment of health.
There are many apps available in the market. But here I have listed some important and most useful ones for you. If you want to detect the breast cancer in the early stages if there is a pattern of breast cancer in your family which is due to hereditary and genetic mutations, you should be aware of this early and can detect early and can prevent the treatment by taking proper medications.
Listed below are 5 best mobile apps for preventing the breast cancer:
- Early Detection Plan ( Free) : This particular application developed by the National Breast Cancer Foundation helps women to perform routine breast self-exams.The app reminds via push notifications to perform routine breast self-exams. It’s also fully loaded with information about breast exams, mammograms, risk factors, signs , causes, symptoms and treatment. Download this app from here.
- Breast Cancer Mini report : (For Android): This app is specially designed for women who want to eliminate breast cancer or prevent it from happening. To get this app, you should have an Android and is free for Android users. Its size is 1.2 MB.
- BSE aware mobile app: This app is free and is currently under development. This will help to provide women with the information on breast self examination. The proper techniques of breast self exam, send reminders via text or email. This app is available from iTunes.
- Breast Cancer 411: This app is specially designed for iPad users. It provides information on latest news from the medical history related to breast cancer research. This app also allows to share on the Facebook and Tweet the current research on breast cancer. To install this app, you need iOS 4.2 or the later.
- Breast Cancer care app: This app developed by Nutrition networks, is designed for women who want to prevent breast cancer. It uses location based GPS to inform the nearest National cancer institute. This app provides online help on breast self exams, awareness, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, etc.
Breastcancer.org recently has launched their new app called "Breast cancer diagnostic guide" app which will be compatible only on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. This app can be downloaded from iTunes or Google Play. The app will guide the breast cancer patients through the diagnostic tests and the different types of stages . Also the blood test report will be shown. To know more about this app , visit here.