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The winners

Four mobile phone applications have been chosen as winners of the Surgeon General's Healthy Apps Challenge.

They are:

Lose It! in the category of fitness/physical activity

GoodGuide and Fooducate in the category of nutrition / healthy eating

Healthy Habits in the category of integrative health

In addition, highlighting the high standard of entries received, two other apps were recommended for fitness / physical activity: Fit Friendzy and MapMyFitrness, and two apps for children (and adults who are young at heart): Max's Plate and Short Sequence: Kids' Yoga Journey.

"Ive been delighted with the response to the challenge.  The winning apps…

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date correction

Winners announced Friday February 17 (original notice said February 7).

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And the winners are.....

The results of the Surgeon General's Healthy Apps Challenge will be announced tomorrow - Friday February 7.  Thank you to all who entered the Challenge.

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We received 88 submissions for this Challenge.  25 of these were ruled ineligible to continue because they were late submissions, were duplicate submissions, or did not meet the criteria of the Challenge.

More news later this week!