02/24/2014 10:14 am ET Updated Feb 24, 2014

10 Apps To Help You Get The Health Care You Need

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Finding the right doctor can be tricky. There's a whole number of things to take into consideration: Are you looking for specific care, for a certain condition? Do you care more about the doctor's credentials, or about reviews by other patients? Which doctors are the most convenient for you to visit -- and is it possible (or advisable) to see a doctor over your phone?

Finding the answers to these questions can be stressful, especially when you our your loved ones are already not feeling well. Fortunately, a growing number of smartphone apps are here to make the process a little less intimidating and easier to navigate. Here are 10 apps -- all free to download, though some may charge a fee for certain services -- to assist you in getting the health care you need.

Apps To Help You With Your Health