Wiivv

Wiivv App

wiivv

What is it?
Free
Wiivv is an app to allow you to collect information about the feet and get a custom made insole made.

Welcome to the Wiivv app, where you will create your very own pair of custom, 3D printed insoles in 5 minutes or less. Inside the app, you’ll have a wide range of artsy colours, designs and comfortable top sheets to choose from. Video walkthroughs will guide you through capturing two photos of each foot for the measurement step. That’s all you’ll need to do! No expensive consultations with your local foot specialist, and no need to try on dozens of flimsy insoles at the pharmacy. Wiivv makes true comfort accessible to you for only $75 per pair of custom insoles.

BASE by Wiivv is a body-perfect insole that is clinically-tested to maximize comfort, promote alignment and lessen fatigue. Every foot is unique – person to person, even left to right. Your pair of BASE insoles will closely follow your unique foot curves to give you the support and stability that you need to keep going.

Product Details:
Capture your feet and design your Wiivvs in about 5 minutes or less using your iOS device
Delivered to your door in 2 weeks.
30 Day Trial to make sure they feel great.

Is it worth it?
It looks OK, but nothing is known about the final product is produces.

Rating: 3 star

Link to App

Resources:
Wiivv (PodiaPaedia)
Wiivv 3d printed insoles direct to consumer via iPhone scanner (Podiatry Arena)

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Diabetic Foot Care App

Diabetic Foot Care App

dmfoot

What is it?
$0.99

Complications of the foot in those with diabetes is a significant problem for the health service and the individual. Self-care is extremely important to prevent problems from happening, so anything to facilitate this is going to be worth it.

You have been told countless times that your feet are at risk of developing infections and ulcers and you have to check them daily. Well, “ The Daily Do’s of Diabetic Foot Care” App will assist you in doing exactly that.

Your daily walks are important , to that end our multi-disciplinary medical team designed this instructional application so that you can continue doing this activity as long as possible.

Is it worth it?
Yes

Rating: 5 star

Link to App

Resources on the Diabetic Foot:
http://www.epodiatry.com/diabetic-foot.htm
http://www.podiatryexperts.net/question/178/Why-do-diabetics-have-so-many-foot-problems
http://www.diabetic-foot.com.au/
http://www.diabetestextbook.com/
http://www.diabetesbooksshop.com/
http://www.forestfirediabeticfoot.com/

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Chi Running App

Chi Running App

chirunning

What is it?
$9.99
All the Chi Running drills and reminders about technique in an app.

The best-selling runner’s book, Chi Running®, is now an iPhone app to help you run faster, easier, and injury-free. Created by ChiRunning founder, Danny Dreyer, this app is feature-laden with Chi Running video lessons, audio coaching, guided runs, and a built in metronome – tools for you to always run your best.

Is it worth it?
It looks OK if you are familiar with the technique or want to learn more

Rating: 3 star

Link to App

Resources:
http://www.runresearchjunkie.com/category/running-form/chi-running-running-form/

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Rate My Shoes

Rate My Shoes

What is it?
Free
With this app, you take a photo of a shoe and get your friends to rate it if that is the sort of thing that you are into! And also hopefully your friends are into it as well!

Download Rate My Shoes today and show off your shoes to the world. You can scroll through endless pictures of shoes from all across the world uploaded by users like yourself!

Is it worth it?
Only if you are in to this sort of thing and you have enough friends!

Rating: 1 star

Link to App

Resources on shoes:
http://www.shopping-emporium.net/clothing-footwear/footwear/toning-shoes/
http://www.drthefootwithoutthedoc.com/do-toning-shoes-help/45/
http://www.clinicalbootcamp.net/toning-shoes.htm
http://www.podiatryonline.tv/toning-shoes.htm
http://www.toningshoestoday.com/
http://podiapaedia.org/index.php?title=Toning_shoes
http://www.soapboxsunday.com/toning-shoes-on-late-night-television/

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Coca Cola

Coca Cola

What is it?
$1.99

Inspired by Assouline’s new print edition of Coca-Cola, this iPad App is a visual journey of the world’s most iconic brand. With more than 100 illustrations, charming animations, and exclusive video, you can travel in time to revisit memorable Coca-Cola moments in film and music, animations of beloved advertisements, vintage ads from The Coca-Cola Company archives, and much more.

Is it worth it?
Great for Coca Cola collectors and fanatics

Rating: 4 star

Link to App

Resources:
http://www.colahistory.org/
http://www.cola-collectibles.org/
http://www.shopping-emporium.net/collectibles/coca-cola-collectibles/
http://www.cola-memorabilia.com/

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History Here

History Here

What is it?
Free

HISTORY Here is an interactive guide to thousands of historic locations across the United States, brought to you by the HISTORY CHANNEL. The easy-to-use interface, photos, video and dynamic maps bring history to life anywhere in the country. Whether you’re on vacation or just running errands, the app makes it simple and fun to get the facts on the history hidden all around you, including amazing architecture, museums, battlefields, monuments, famous homes and much more!

Is it worth it?
Well worth it. A great way to find out more about the place you are at! Most of the customer reviews are also positive.

Rating: 5 star

Link to App

Resources:
Australian Nostalgia
Vintage Adverts
Today in History
Cola History

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Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis & Management

Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis & Management

What is it?
Free

The Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis & Management App contains current information on the diagnosis, classification, and management of multiple sclerosis (MS), concisely presented for use at the point of care. The content has been developed by Borm Bruckmeier Publishing in collaboration with the National MS Society, and is intended for practicing neurologists, resident physicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis.

Is it worth it?
If you are involved with patients who have multiple sclerosis, then this is a really good app to better understand the condition.

Rating: 4 star

Link to App

Resources:
http://podiatryarena.com/index.php?tags/multiple-sclerosis/
https://podiatryarena.com/index.php?threads/gait-impairment-in-multiple-sclerosis.64491/

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adidas Originals

adidas Originals

What is it?
Free

The adidas Originals iPhone app allows you to take a photo of any adidas sneaker and a unique technology will scan the current stock, find the closest match and offer product info and related content at your fingertips. Choose and organize your favorites, share with friends, find stores near you and catch up on all things Originals.

Is it worth it?
Only really for the fanatics as its limited in the range of shoes that it has.

Rating: 1 star

Link to App

Resources:
http://www.running-shoe-rx.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?9-Adidas

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Reflexology App

Reflexology

What is it?
$2.99

his application will show you where are foot and hand reflex points for particular body organ. Then you need to apply pressure with your hand to displayed reflex point.

Is it worth it?
People are that gullible that they actually fall for this nonsense!

Rating: 0 star

Link to App

Resources:
http://www.podiatry-arena.com/podiatry-forum/tags/index.php?tag=/reflexology/
http://www.mircalecures.com/do-you-need-reflexology/119/
http://www.foot-info.com/reflexology.php
http://www.podiatry-arena.com/podiatry-forum/showthread.php?t=11826

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The Oncologist

The Oncologist

What is it?
Free.

The Oncologist is dedicated to helping oncology, hematology and radiation professionals stay on the cutting edge of new medical treatments and technologies, encouraging better cancer patient care and practice management. We are pleased to offer you the same trusted articles and case studies published in current print and online editions of the Journal over the last 12 months. This App also features video and audio podcasts featuring news and latest research advances in cancer control and care.

Is it worth it?
If you have an interest in cancer or oncology, it can be useful to keep abreast of the overall discipline.

Rating: 2 star

Link to App

Resources:
Cancer
Cancer metastasis in the foot

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