*The results described are not typical and will vary based on a variety of factors.
Weight Loss Fitness Testing
Customized Fitness and Nutrition– The Medical Solution To Permanent Weight Loss
The Harding Medical Institutes weight loss program is an unprecedented medical, nutrition, and fitness solution designed to give you a stronger, healthier body that will become leaner and perform better over time. It’s designed to increase your energy, improve your body composition and energize your natural anti-aging hormones to slow down the aging process.*
Your custom prescription for optimal health starts from the inside. Every nutri-therapy and eating program varies from patient to patient, based on the results of your personal health evaluation. Our physicians and weight loss team will work with you every step of the way to create a unique and targeted nutrition program, to increase your muscle mass, lower your body fat, and increase your metabolic rate. We also can coordinate your transformation with your personal trainer, nutritionists, or chefs.
We utilize the new science and technologies available to create a program that is specific for you and will allow you to achieve your goals in the least amount of time possible. The goal of this program is to help you learn what kinds of food, and what level of exercise will naturally increase your weight loss hormones allowing you to lose fat, get lean, and get into incredible shape. We give you the simple tools to make healthy changes happen.
Measurements For Optimal Results:
The Harding Medical Institutes nutritional and fitness prescriptions are based on specialized testing and measurements, to provide the best information about your metabolism, exercise endurance, and body composition, so you can efficiently achieve weight loss. In the past these measurements have only been available to elite athletes by using cumbersome, expensive equipment, and were generally only available at hospitals and research centers.
The MetaCheck™ provides an accurate, professional metabolic rate measurement. Measuring your metabolic rate allows for our physicians to construct an effective weight loss plan based on your individual caloric needs. As a result, our physicians are able to give you a specific calorie count to achieve your body composition goals based on your metabolism. This provides a scientific method for your body to burn calories and achieve goals rapidly.MetaCheck™ Metabolic Rate Analysis System – Do you have a slow metabolism?
Resting Metabolic Rate
The resting metabolic rate provides the amount of energy expressed in calories that a person needs to keep the body functioning at rest. Some of those processes are breathing, blood circulation, controlling body temperature, cell growth, brain and nerve function, and contraction of muscles. Resting metabolic rate (RMR) affects the rate that a person burns calories and ultimately whether that individual maintains, gains, or loses weight.
BMI- Body Mass Index
This is a measure of body fat based on height and weight for adult women.
CardioCoach CO2™ : Train Smarter, Not Harder
The CardioCoach CO2™ Testing is the new scientific way to work out. It provides important data, which our physicians use to customize an individual’s exercise prescription.
Advanced V02 Exercise Assessments & VO2 Max
A VO2 test measures the amount of oxygen your body uses at different heart rate levels as you exercise. This is done as you breathe through a mask during an exercise evaluation and your caloric burn is measured. The recorded information is then used by our physicians to calculate your personal heart rate Target Intensity Zones. These specific heart rate zones will give you the specific target heart rates required for each level of exercise intensity. Exercising within your target heart rate zones will get you the results that will amaze you. Target Intensity Zones will maximize your workout with fewer injuries, less fatigue, less pain and result in rapid results.*
The DEXA test allows our physicians to analyze your risk for developing bone fractures. The risk of fracture is affected by age, body weight, history of prior fracture, family history of osteoporotic fractures and life style issues such as cigarette smoking and excessive alcohol consumption. These factors are taken into consideration when deciding the workout program or if specific supplementation for bone health should be taken to minimize risk factors.
Total Body Composition Scans
The total body scan gives accurate bone density, lean muscle mass and body fat percentiles. Our physicians will use this information to design a comprehensive workout program for you to achieve your short-term and long-term fitness and health goals.
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