Yes, we schedule appointments every 15 minutes, limiting the number of people in the center at any time. There is always a highly trained, certified session coach with you throughout your osteogenic loading session.
Yes, many people with T-scores as low as -4 from their DXA scans do sessions at OsteoStrong. Even in these extreme cases, members have completely reversed their osteoporosis without medication. As with all medical conditions, we encourage people to consult with their physician prior to starting sessions at OsteoStrong.
Yes, it does, but it is very minimal. The primary engine of calorie burning is muscles, and at OsteoStrong we trigger tissue growth in the muscle fiber. With new tissue, people process glucose better and burn more calories. But diet is the heart of weight loss, being responsible for about 90% of weight loss. We can help improve the engines that help the body burn more calories and process glucose a little better. True weight loss is going to come from improving your diet.
Traditional health insurance in the United States does not cover OsteoStrong sessions. However, flexible spending accounts and health savings accounts can be used in most cases.
Results vary from person to person, but the following are some general rules for what our members experience: