Which Weight Loss Mobile App Should Doctors Recommend Most? Almost None Of Them

“Right now weight loss mobile apps are outstanding tools for people on the high end of the motivation continuum,” Pagoto wrote in an email to The Huffington Post. “For the lower end of the motivation continuum, they may fall short because they focus so heavily on tracking. My hope is that more sophisticated behavioral strategies that increase adherence to tracking (beyond just prompting people or giving badges) … will be built into apps.”

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