It's holiday season, which also means delicious-food season. Instead of waiting until after you have gained 20 pounds of holiday weight, be proactive and check out these nutrition/dieting apps. They'll help keep you on track this year, and your New Year's resolution can finally be something other than "lose weight."

It's holiday season, which also means delicious-food season. Instead of waiting until after you have gained 20 pounds of holiday weight, be proactive and check out these nutrition/dieting apps. They'll help keep you on track this year, and your New Year's resolution can finally be something other than "lose weight."

This is probably the most popular diet app out there. It has a huge food database that helps you count calories, it remembers your favorite dishes, includes a barcode scanner and more.

Free for iOS and Android.

www.myfitnesspal.com/apps

This is similar to MyFitnessPal in that it has a large database of food, has a barcode scanner and more. It also helps you build healthy recipes and lets you track things other than just calories.

Free for iOS and Android.

www.loseit.com/

This app is similar to the above two, but it focuses more on eating healthfully in the first place. It tracks and scans as well, but it tries to get you to eat more healthful meals.

Free for iOS and Android. (There also is a pay version.)

www.fooducate.com

Another one similar to the other diet apps mentioned, Nutrino focuses on building personalized menus. After you've created menus, it gives you a shopping list, too!

Free for iOS.

www.nutrino.co