Women’s Health Tracker Maya Adjudged the Regional App of the Year for APAC by Facebook
Maya enables women to keep track of their health via a mobile application. Women world over use Maya to track their periods, monitor related symptoms, set health reminders, monitor pregnancy and connect with health experts.
Women’s fertility and health tracker, Maya, has been recognized as the Regional App of the Year for APAC for Facebook’s FbStartApp of the Year Awards 2017. The winners of the annual App of the Year Awards were announced to recognize and reward the most innovative startups in the FbStart program.
This year’s competition received 900 applicants from across 87 countries. The competition recognizes FbStart mobile app startups that demonstrate exceptional growth and potential for continued success, deliver great consumer experiences and design, and leverage Facebook developer products to drive engagement. An esteemed panel of mobile development experts, investors, startup founders, and Facebook judged the entries.
Maya enables women to keep track of their health via a mobile application. Women world over use Maya to track their periods, monitor related symptoms, set health reminders, monitor pregnancy and connect with health experts. Maya is a personal health assistant for users that uses data, analytics and machine learning to provide women actionable insights around their health. Using the tracker, women can record vital health information and trace out patterns that help them manage their health better. Menstrual health is one of the most important, yet neglected health parameters in the world. Approximately 70% of all reproductive issues in women are caused due to poor menstrual health. There are 2 billion women of reproductive age globally, who need better mechanisms to monitor their health needs. Taking advantage of smartphone access in the remotest corners, Maya equips women to manage their health better using a smartphone.
Founded in early 2014, Maya has clocked 7 million downloads across 190 countries worldwide. The app logs more than 1 million active users every month and the top geographies are India, Brazil, Italy, Mexico, South Korea and Russia. Maya supports 14 international languages and has garnered a 4.6 Star rating from more than 150,000 user ratings. Featuring world-class design and unparalleled user experience, Maya is available on the Google Play Store and the Apple iTunes Store.
John Paul, CEO, Maya said, “It’s exciting times at Maya! We are honoured and excited about winning this among entries from all over the world. The award recognises the effort Maya puts into understanding a relatively unspoken area of women’s health. We thank Facebook for this recognition and being a valuable partner in Maya’s journey. We resolve to work harder on our mission, to make a difference in the life of women, by helping them track their health better. ”