Over the weekend Apple shared a short list of HealthKit apps that work with the new Health app on iOS 8 after a few apps hit the App Store on Friday with HealthKit support included. Several more iPhone apps using HealthKit to share data with Apple’s Health app on iOS 8 have become available and more are anticipated from some big names shortly. We’ll continue to update the list below over the next few weeks with iPhone apps and accessories with HealthKit and Health support to give you a comprehensive list of apps that can put your Health app to better use.
Before we dive in, below is Apple’s description of its Health app on iOS 8:
The new Health app gives you an easy‑to‑read dashboard of your health and ﬁtness data. And we’ve created a new tool for developers called HealthKit, which allows all the incredible health and ﬁtness apps to work together, and work harder, for you. It just might be the beginning of a health revolution.
Now let’s take a look at apps that have updated to make use of it.
7 Minute Workout (Free)
HealthKit support! Log your calories burned to the Health app.
On the iPhone you can now share data from Apple’s new Health app directly with the doctor on Amwell. Share the data from connected devices, such as your blood pressure, pulse, weight, temperature, and more during a doctor visit.
Apple Health Data support for workouts and calories
Integration with Apple’s new Health app to:
Synchronize your current health data, including age, biological sex, height, weight and blood pressure
Populate your health vitals in AskMD’s Health Check, providing an animated snapshot of your personal health
Now included in iOS 8 – HealthKit support! Track your BAC data using Apple’s Health app. (More info)
Carrot Fit ($2.99)
Now I can sync your weight and workout data with Apple’s all-new Health app. I can also monitor – and comment on! – fitness activity logged with other HealthKit-compatible apps, even when you’re not actively using me. I am going to have so much fun with this.
The steps data in the app will now come from the Health app. This means that the steps data will be collected directly from your phone’s motion coprocessor or from any other wearable devices that are sending their steps data to the Health app.
Endomondo Sports Tracker (Free)
Health app integration: The Endomondo app now easily and quickly integrates with the iOS 8 Health app. After connecting, Endomondo users can track calories burned and workout distance, and have that data saved automatically to the Health app. Users can also specify what data is saved to the Health app and edit settings at any time.
Fitnet Personal Fitness Workouts (Free)
Share workouts with Health
FitPort shows you the following data from Health app: Steps, Walking + Running Distance, Flights Climbed, Cycling Distance, Active Calories, Dietary Calories, Weight, Body Fat Percentage
FitStar Personal Trainer (Free)
You can now automatically feed your activity data (steps, resting- and active calories) to HealthKit.
Garmin Connect Mobile (Free)
Added HealthKit Integration (iOS 8+) – Get step and weight data from other sources on your device and upload it to the Cerner Wellness Health Portal.
Human: Activity & Calorie Tracker (Free)
You can now store your activity data in iOS Health to share it with other apps or see your stats in the Health app. We can also read your most recent weight from Health to accurately calculate calories burned.
Connect: Earn Vitality Points for your activity by connecting your fitness apps and devices with Humana Vitality or the iOS 8 Health app.
iHealth MyVitals (Free)
This includes health-related hardware and updated apps.
iOS 8 exclusive and HealthKit-powered.
Link to Apple’s Health app to create meaning out of your activity, sleep, and nutrition data.
Lifesum has full support for iOS8 as of today. With the new iOS comes Apple’s release of their Health app, which will enable you to import your Health data from your iPhone into your Lifesum app.
Lose It (Free)
Uses Health data to simply setup process and adds meals from Health app to Lose It food log
Map My Run (Free)
iOS 8: Now connect with Apple’s new Health app. Sync workout data and more.
Mayo Clinic (Free)
Rebranded as Mayo Clinic app with a new app icon and an all new user experience optimized for iOS 7 and iOS 8. We’ve included Integration with Health to share data to and from Mayo Clinic. We’ve streamlined navigation to the most important features of the application making it easier than ever to access your health record information, request an appointment and contact your care team.
MotionX 24/7 ($0.99)
Sleep tracking with Apple Health app integration
Add your meal summaries to HealthKit, sync your weight with HealthKit, add exercises from other HealthKit apps to your diary
Nike+ FuelBand (Free)
No longer requires a band, shares FuelBand data to Health and other apps
Nike+ Running (Free)
Writes NikeFuel and Workout data to Health app, reads Heart Rate data from Health app, also tracks elevation on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with M8 motion coprocessor
Noom Coach: Weight Loss (Free)
Noom Coach is now integrated with the new Health app in iOS 8. That means your calorie-burn info from fitness apps — like Nike+, Withings and others — will be integrated into Noom Coach, so your calorie budget will be appropriately updated.
Omvana: Meditation for Everyone (Free)
iOS 8 HealthKit integration: From Apple’s HealthKit, Omvana uses your Date of Birth, Diastolic & Systolic Blood Pressure and your Heart Rate to evaluate your stress levels and recommend an appropriate meditation for you.
Patient IO (Free)
Added support for HealthKit! Now Patient IO can read and write your health data using HealthKit to make it easier than ever to complete tasks in your care plan. To enable this feature, login to Patient IO and navigate to your user’s settings screen.
Panera Bread (Free)
Pear Training (Free)
Integrated with Health app
Qardio health and blood pressure monitor (Free)
Now with HealthKit support! This app requires a QardioArm wireless blood pressure monitor. Get yours at www.getqardio.com
Share your workout data with the new Health app (requires iOS 8.0.2 or later).
Register & update your profile effortlessly by importing data from Apple Health, sync your Runtastic activity data with Apple Health
Sleep Cycle ($0.99)
Integrated with the new Health app in iOS8, sleep one night and visit the Statistics tab to activate
Import your tracked sleep data from your Jawbone UP or Health app to automatically personalize the program to you, and make using Sleepio even easier.
Strava Running & Cycling (Free)
iOS 8 Health Integration: Strava can now sync with the new iOS 8 Health app as well as other health and fitness apps that are participating. This service is optional.
UP by Jawbone (Free)
Connect UP to Apple’s Health app to provide richer activity tracking and personalized insights. UP/ UP24 wristband not required.
UP by Jawbone, Band Required (Free)
Connect UP to Apple Health data to provide richer activity tracking and personalized insights.
Wahoo Fitness (Free)
HealthKit – Automatically save your workouts including distance, calories and heart rate.
Connect Healthy Target to the Apple Health app to receive actionable insights on your health data
Weight Watchers (Free)
Withings Health Mate (Free)
Health. Does it ring a bell? That’s it, Health Mate is compatible with Apple’s Health app. You can now synch your data from Health Mate’s Profile screen. As you will see, we made it very simple. Wait until the synchronization is finished before launching the Health app
Easily track the nutrition and servings of what you ate with Yummly’s seamless integration with Health App. (Yummly sends nutrition information to the Health App for the exact amount of servings that you ate.)
Zova: Workouts for women (Free)
Integrated with Health app for the best activity tracking.
Let us know below if your favorite health and fitness app has been updated with HealthKit integration as we continue to update our running list of Health apps. We’ve also rounded up the best third-party keyboards, app widgets and extensions, weather widgets that launched around iOS 8.
Apple has maintained a fairly updated list of HealthKit compatible apps here on the App Store including some smaller names.
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