My Glycemic Index
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Looking for an app that can easily provide you with the glycemic index and glycemic load of any kind of food? My Glycemic Index is the one!
-GI (Glycemic Index), GL (glycemic load) for each food item
-My Caddy: use it to build your shopping list, recipes, etc
-Advanced search engine
Good to know:
-Glucose is used as the reference food, giving it a glycemic index value of 100 by definition.
-Classification is done in this way: low GI foods are lower than 35,mdeiom GI are between 36 and 50 and high GI are 51 or greater.
-Several diet methods are base on the GI: e.g. Dr. Jenkins, Dr Michel Montignac, etc.
Watch this app in action on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etnhwNoZSVQ
What's New in Version 1.71
bux fix on search
Pretty useless so far
Couldn't find mozzarella or agave nectar (except "light"), but has a plethora of obscure dishes that I've never even tried. I'll keep using it for the lack of better apps. One would think with so many people having to eat a low gi diet, someone would have already come up with a full list of foods. Better than nothing, i guess.
This is a very poorly written App. Author does not state which country specified food groups she is pulling from for her information. She did not even have tomatoes listed in her index. A basic vegetable! Do they not have tomatoes in Sydney? This app is a fraud for users who want to be genuinely concerned about their health and an insult to us as a consumer.
This thing isn't as expected. Items aren't categorized properly. Not helpful.
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- Category: Health & Fitness
- Updated: Mar 14, 2011
- Version: 1.71
- Size: 4.7 MB
- Languages: English, French
- Seller: Gregory Lussiana
- © Lunabee 2009
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.