This test requires you to be fasted for more than 5 hours and for a maximum of 13 hours.
The metabolism test tells me how well your mitochondria are functioning and gives a detailed report. Your mitochondria are the energy production organelles that produce the energy (ATP). This is used by the cells in your body.
The test includes a Metascan to determine fat, muscle, hydration, inflammation and other parameters that are useful to track progress.
The machine is called an ECAL.
It is registered as a medical device within Europe (CE) and Australia (TGA).
You will receive a detailed metabolism report that gives recommendations based on the results. Some common recommendations are –
- Dietary calorie control
- Lifestyle changes such as type of exercise
- Additional blood testing suggested
*Please note a treatment plan with dietary plan is not included but can easily be obtained via adding an initial consultation.
As a stand alone report it is $149 and the appointment time is 30-45 minutes.