Body fat percentage is the amount of body fat as a proportion of your body weight. Reducing excess levels of body fat has shown to reduce the risk of certain conditions such as high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and cancer.
WHAT IS TOTAL BODY WATER PERCENTAGE?
Total Body Water Percentage is the total amount of fluid in a person s body expressed as a percentage of their total weight. Water plays a vital role in many of the body’s processes and is found in every cell, tissue and organ. Maintaining a healthy total body water percentage will ensure the body functions efficiently and will reduce the risk of developing associated health problems.
WHAT IS VISCERAL FAT RATING?
This feature indicates the rating of visceral fat in your body. Visceral fat is the fat that is in the internal abdominal cavity, surrounding the vital organs in the trunk (abdominal) area. Research shows that even if your weight and body fat remains constant, as you get older the distribution of fat changes and is more likely to shift to the trunk area especially post menopause. Ensuring you, have healthy levels of visceral fat may reduce the risk of certain diseases such as heart disease, high blood pressure, and the onset of type 2 diabetes.
WHAT IS METABOLIC AGE?
This feature calculates your metabolic rate and indicates the average age associated with that type of metabolism. If your Metabolic Age is higher than your actual age, it is an indication that you need to improve your metabolic rate with some treatments, diet, supplements and exercise.
WHAT IS PHYSIQUE RATING?
This feature assesses your physique according to the ratio of body fat and muscle mass in your body. As you become more active and reduce the amount of body fat, your physique rating will also change accordingly. Even though your weight may not change, your muscle mass and body fat levels may be changing making you healthier and at lower risk of certain diseases.
The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.