Body Composition

This section explains frequently asked questions involving the body composition services.

Why use a DEXA Scan for Body Composition and Body Fat Analysis?

DEXA body composition assessment reports provide fat mass, muscle mass and bone mineral content for the whole body, as well as waist and hip region, arms legs and trunk.  Absolutely no other body composition method can provide these regional values for body fat distribution. Other body composition methods commonly used in Gyms are Skinfolds (calipers) [...]

By |2017-02-13T15:38:32+11:00December 27th, 2016||

Why test body composition and measure body fat?

Growing research has demonstrated strong links between Body Composition and potential health risks such as: heart disease type II diabetes high blood pressure also known as hypertension stroke certain types of cancer By knowing your body fat percentage, you can take measures to improve your health and performance and hence, reduce your risk for various [...]

By |2017-02-13T13:40:47+11:00December 27th, 2016||
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