Tech Tuesday: A Healthy, Appy Life

(WTNH) — Wellness. It’s whatever makes us feel well. What makes us feel well is typically what we hope to get out of everything we do. This is usually through food, exercise, medicinal means, or beauty/self care. Fortunately, in the digital world we live in, wellness is becoming easier and more convenient to achieve.

Lifestyle Expert, Bianca Jade, is also owner of, a fitness and fashion based website. She recently stopped by to chat with Ryan and Teresa about convenient smartphone apps that make staying well the easiest it’s ever been.



Rise App

  • connect to a certified nutritionist at any time through smart phone
  • take pictures of food at every meal/snack, quickly check boxes for how long you did/didn’t work out, enter daily intake of water and the nutritionist will offer suggestions, alternatives, recipes, and counseling

  • meditation app
  • Access guided meditations and soothing noises

Pager App

  • made by same people who created Uber
  • finds closest medical center
    • upload health insurance information to find out how much visit will cost beforehand
  • doctors can make house calls
    • Ms. Jade got her flu shot from her own bed

Zeel App

  • massage app
  • pick the type of specific massage you want

Glamsquad and Stylisted

  • beauty experts come to you to cut travel time


  • Enter information/take picture of what you want to ship and someone will come pick it up for you and mail it at a reasonable price

Microsoft Health App

  • links up with Microsoft Band 2
  • acts as a pedometer while also calculating calories burned, how long you slept last night, tracking runs/bike ides
  • integrates favorite apps onto band

For more information on these apps, log on to Be sure to also log on to to receive Bianca Jade’s “Style Up 2 Shape Up,” a quartlery subscription with health, fitness, and lifestyle trends that Bianca has personally tried.


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