WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), a leading source of health information, announced Monday its new WebMD Pain Coach for iPhone, a free mobile application for consumers and patients living with chronic pain.
WebMD’s new app is a mobile companion to coach consumers through daily health and wellness choices so that they can better manage their pain while living a healthy life. It offers patients a personalized experience by delivering daily physician-reviewed tips about managing their specific condition(s) to their mobile device.
With the app, WebMD helps consumers take control of their lifestyle choices by enabling them to review their pain patterns so they can understand triggers, set goals and share progress with their physician.
“With WebMD Pain Coach, users can track and view symptoms, triggers, treatments and goals on a daily basis, further monitoring progression,” said Dr. Michael Smith, chief medical editor at WebMD.