Best Health Apps and Games for Kids

Whether they need some help making healthy food choices or are interested in learning more about nutrition and exercise, kids will get a kick out of these wellness-focused standouts.

Browse Best Health Apps and Games for Kids

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Positive app lets kids role play a sometimes-scary event.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Health and fitness are the focus in this cute, active game.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
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Catchy tune, favorite characters introduce variety of foods.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
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Great eat-healthy lesson could use some depth and variety.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Cuddly game teaches hygiene and health with stuffed friends.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
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Get kids moving and relaxing with warm video intro to yoga.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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Catchy tunes and bright colors teach kids healthy eating.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Fun math and health games lack the website's context.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
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Cheerful resource serves up valuable health lessons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Excellent resource for learning first aid.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2003)
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Kids become detectives to fight childhood obesity.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2007)
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Fab medical sim promotes heart-healthy living.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Eye-catching app gives kids a peek at body's inner workings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
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Six fun games turn cancer treatment into a winnable battle.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Explore body systems with activities and video lessons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Fantastic health app empowers kids to reach goals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Contagiously engaging strategy app with public health theme.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Augmented reality lets you see the body's systems in 3-D.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2015)