How accurate are bathroom scales?

Answer The accuracy of bathroom scales varies tremendously by brand, cost and features. Some will actually measure your body mass index (BMI) but some are not accurate. You can purchase scales that are ca... Read More »

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Are digital scales more accurate than old school scales?

Are bathroom scales better than medical scales?

On One Hand: Medical Scales Are More AccurateFor the most accurate weight readings, medical scales are superior to bathroom scales. Though they are much larger than traditional bathroom scales, th... Read More »

Are body fat scales accurate?

On One Hand: Better than CalipersBody fat scales work by sending a weak electrical current through the user's body. "Good Housekeeping" tested a number of consumer-level body fat scales and compar... Read More »

How accurate are Weight Watchers digital scales?

Weight Watchers uses a standard digital scale at meeting locations to weigh in members that is consistently accurate to the tenth of a pound. The scales used at Weight Watchers are considered to be... Read More »