Food Diary and Food Database

How can I use a recipe as an ingredient in a new recipe? Jan 15, 2016 03:22PM PST

It's currently not possible to directly use an existing recipe as an item in a new recipe. We're definitely co...

Where does MyFitnessPal get its food data? Apr 16, 2014 02:56PM PDT

Our food database contains a combination of foods added by MyFitnessPal. depending on the availability of info...

Some food information in the database is inaccurate. Can I edit it? Sep 01, 2016 08:13AM PDT

Our database is compiled two different ways. We research and add many of the items, and some items are submitt...

Can I see my food list items across all of my meals, not just the meal I am logging? Sep 01, 2016 08:12AM PDT

If you like, you can change the food logging behavior from showing favorites for only the current meal, to sho...

Can I track beverages separately? Apr 16, 2014 02:57PM PDT

If you would like to track beverages as a category, you can create an additional meal and name it "Beverages."...

What is Multi-add and how does it work? Dec 14, 2013 06:57AM PST

Multi-add is a feature in our mobile apps that allows you to add multiple foods and exercises from your favori...

Can I move items in my food diary between different meal categories? Oct 18, 2015 06:16PM PDT

In our iPhone and Android apps, you can move items between meals after they have been logged to a diary day. ...

The barcode scanner returned the wrong item. Oct 03, 2016 07:51AM PDT

If you scan an item but find that the wrong food is returned, you can change the association of that barcode t...

Can you send me a reminder if I forget to log a meal? Aug 04, 2014 12:53PM PDT

The latest versions of the MyFitnessPal apps for iPhone, iPad and Android can alert you if you have not yet lo...

Can I move an entire diary day? Jul 30, 2014 03:29PM PDT

In our iOS apps (Version 5.3 and later) and Android app (version 3.1 and later) Navigate to the diary day y...

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