CommonHealth: Your Smartphone Is Smarter Than You Think



We take a look at the current status of smart phone apps that try to help people modify their eating habits.


  • Carey Goldberg, co-host of WBUR’s CommonHealth blog
  • Sherry Pagoto, associate professor of medicine in the Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and a clinical psychologist in the weight center of UMass Memorial Medical Center. She also blogs for the Psychology Today blog Shrink.



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