Read This Before You Tap That Mobile Health App

This article brings up the potential harms and shortcomings of the numerous phone apps that have been developed for healthcare. It is pointed out that these apps are not regulated by the FDA and can be developed by non-healthcare professionals leaving room for a lot of misinformation. Moreover apps that store and transfer health data should be used with caution as they are not always secure.

full article; https://health.usnews.com/health-care/for-better/articles/2018-04-05/read-this-before-you-tap-that-mobile-health-app

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