Welcome to myhealthapps.net

myhealthapps.net brings together the world’s favourite healthcare apps – tried and tested by people like you.

myhealthapps.net is brought to you by Patient View

More information →

My Health Apps YouTube Channel

App of the Day


Support for senses, mobility and learning
Sub Category
Eyesight problems Independent living 
Available on
Allows networking with other people like me / Family / FriendsImproving communicationSupport to deal with symptoms/disabilitiesInformation
“We at the RNIB heard from someone who’s been using ‘VizWiz’ for a while: “I was very excited when I first heard about this app, particularly the bit about getting answers to questions from web workers, and from people on my Twitter account. This meant that I could ask a wide variety of questions, not just the usual “What's this?” I’ve used the app quite a few times now. At times, I did get a ropey Internet connection, which meant that I couldn’t get any answers. However, once I got the connection, then I only had to wait about a minute for the answers to my questions. I think, to be honest, this app would work better with an iPhone 4, as it has a better camera and a flash—which means that you get better quality pictures. So, say for asking questions about colours, the picture would be a more accurate representation of the colour. However, I have used the app successfully for many things, including finding out how many slices of cold meat I had in a packet—which you probably couldn’t find out if you used something such as ‘oMoby’. So, I’d definitely recommend this app to anyone wanting to find information”. Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), UK
Source: Source no longer available
Find out more

Health App Reviewers

myhealthapps.net is made possible by patients, carers and patient groups who recommend and review apps.

We would like to thank them, and some of the many organisations who make this site possible:

See all Reviewers


The reviews on this site are independent, and volunteered by patient groups, patients and carers.

We would like to thank and acknowledge the support of the following organisations.

Our partners and research collaborators

App Quality Alliance

digital health and care alliance

European Connected Health Alliance

Global Accessibility Reporting Initiative

Glaxo SmithKline

Health 2.0




is brought to you
by Patient View