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Nutritional Counseling Session and Four or Eight Yoga and Pilates Sessions from Body, Balanced (Up to 75% Off)

Green Valley Ranch

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In a Nutshell

Registered dietician helps set nutritional goals and leads one-on-one yoga and pilates sessions

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Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Must sign waiver. Nutritional counseling takes place at deal location. For one-on-one training, merchant will travel 15 miles from 89012. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $89 for one session of nutritional counseling and four one-on-one yoga/pilates sessions ($295 value)
  • $129 for one session of nutritional counseling and eight one-on-one yoga/pilates sessions ($515 value)

A one-hour nutritional counseling session with registered dietician Natalie O'Bryant helps set personalized dietary and fitness goals. One-on-one yoga and pilates sessions are available in Body, Balanced's office or at your home if you live within 15 miles of zip code 89012.

Body Mass Index: Body Fat By the Numbers

Body mass index, or BMI, is one of the most pervasive tools used by health professionals to assess wellness. Read on to learn more about what BMI says about you.

It’s a simple enough equation: w(kg) / h(m)2. Or, in more literary terms, a person’s weight in kilograms divided by the square of his or her height in meters. In either case, the formula spits out a number that fits into one of four categories: underweight, normal, overweight, and obese. To experienced doctors and counselors, these categories can be used as predictors for health risks such as high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes, giving patients and clients a clearer picture of how their lifestyle affects their overall health.

An Imperfect Measurement

For all its value, however, BMI provides an incomplete picture to assessing body-fat content and health. It doesn’t take into account such factors as types of fat, fat distribution, or the proportion of fat versus muscle—athletes, for instance, will often fall in the overweight range owing to the large amount of muscle and shoulder pads on their frames. Better predictors for mortality might include measuring total body fat, body-fat percentage, waist circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio, as where the body stores its fat is as important as how much it contains in all.

Bonus Points

  • Body mass index derives from an equation put forth more than a century ago by a Belgian mathematician and astronomer named Adolphe Quetelet, who sought to apply the same practices of probability and measurement that allowed him to predict the position of the stars to finding the average mass of the human body.
  • Adolphe’s equation didn’t gain widespread traction until 1972, when researcher Ancel Keys conducted a study of 7,400 men in five countries that concluded that Quetelet’s equation was the best height-weight formula for determining body-fat percentage.

Body, Balanced

Business Basics

Signature service: Nutrition counseling
Established: 2013
Reservations/Appointments: Required
Staff Size: 1 person
Average Duration of Services: 30–60 minutes

Customer Reviews

Fantastic Yoga and Pilates instructor that is also a nutritionist with excellent advice to living a happier and healthier life!
ROBERT A. · May 22, 2014
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    Green Valley Ranch

    170 S Green Valley Pkwy.

    Ste 300, Unit 359

    Henderson, NV 89012


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