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VO2 Max Testing Prepares Soldiers at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

The 14-member USARAK Army Ten-Miler team went through VO2 Max, or maximal oxygen uptake, and gait assessments at the Health and Wellness Center at JBER, to learn about themselves as runners and how to adjust their training to stay competitive.  Oct. 1, 2014 the USARAK Ten-Miler team traveled to Washington to compete in the Army […]

Physician for Living Finds Success with ReeVue

In our medical weight loss clinic, we use the ReeVue Indirect Calorimeter. We use the RMR to set a diet based on how many calories patients burn at rest. The test takes about 10 minutes, the clients feel like they are getting a really good assessment, and they are all really interested in what their metabolic rate is. Testing someone’s metabolic rate is key to finding those few people who lie outside the norm so you know where to set their caloric limits.