Set Goals and Keep Track of your General Well-Being with Health Monitors
The first step to improving your health and fitness is to understand it. Health monitors make it easy to track every aspect of your wellness so you can make educated, informed decisions for yourself and your family.
Today’s scales don’t just measure your weight; they help you get an accurate representation of your overall health. Digital scales are easy to read, and often indicate your BMI (body mass index) and body fat percentage, as well as weight. Some smart models even allow you to sync your data to an app via built-in Bluetooth or WiFi for simple, long-term tracking and goal setting.
Heart Rate Monitors
As the name implies, heart rate monitors measure your heart rate in real time. You can use this information to maintain a safe and optimal level of exertion during a variety of activities. Some models affix to your chest for a more accurate reading, whereas others fit comfortably on your wrist like a watch.
Blood Pressure Monitors
Blood pressure monitors allow you to keep track of hypertension. There are several benefits to monitoring your blood pressure, such as diagnosing early stages of hypertension, and being aware of how your diet affects your health.
Every house should have a thermometer to help identify fluctuations in body temperature. Great for checking the temperature of a fussy kid or your own temperature if you’re feeling a little sick, thermometers help keep track of everyone’s overall health and wellness.
Take a look at these additional resources for more useful information:
Plug-in Blog: Heart Healthy devices
Showcase: The Heart Rate Monitor Watch