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A screenshot from iOS Health app: No past or last. Simple. Understandable. Fit for smaller screens.
download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups The dropdown menu is a better idea, and it fits on most screens. Also, you should include a "custom" option. You can't imagine how many people are FRUSTRATED everyday because THERE IS NO CUSTOM OPTION! That said, the mockup is an example of a diary app with the dropdown menu.
On Tuesday, 21 June 2016: Since: | birth | June 2015 | 20 May | Wednesday | Here are my alternative suggestions: Since: | 0 | Jun’15 | 20May | Wed | From: | start | year ago | month ago | week ago | Only: | Past | Past year | Past month | Past week | Only: | Past | … year | … month | … week | Only: | Any | A year | A month | A week | Only: | All | 1 ...
A simple text input is the best. The input should be able to parse the data and come up with the most appropriate date. One such I have been using is SlickDate (http://www.mountonetech.com/slickdate)
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