Whole body vibration platform machines have made their unique place in the fitness world. It’s one piece of equipment that has caught the eye of every fitness or health conscious person. The technology is available to every one. Originally, it was used by Russian scientists to help astronauts combat muscle loss. It consists of a plate for the user to stand on and handlebars to support their stance. One can perform all types of static or dynamic movements using this equipment. This includes everything from standing, kneeling, sitting and stretch exercises on it. You can get a typical gym work out or even do yoga poses using this equipment.The machine is so designed that it produces therapeutic vibrations from the feet up through your entire body. The vibrations produced by the plate cause rapid muscle contractions otherwise known as a stretch reflex. These contractions make muscles work continuously. The contractions improve bone density and strength. Not only this, they increase flexibility in your body, increase your metabolism, burn extra calories, improve oxygen intake, improve blood circulation, combat the aging process and much more. One gets multiple benefits in a minimum amount of time. Beyond it being a trendy machine, positive effects cannot be ignored.To get the best results, start with the basics. First get yourself familiar with whole body vibration platform machines. Once you begin to train, we recommend fitness speeds (in excess of 15 hertz) every other day. Slowly increase the speed and duration of your sessions of workout to a maximum of 15 minutes. Your one hour workout of conventional nature is now reduced to 15 minutes! If you have set your machine to 26 hertz, it means that your muscles are contracting at the rate of 26 contractions per second. The more you challenge yourself through different poses while regulating the speed, the more intense the workout you will doing. Speeds under15 hertz are better suited for stretching, recovery and relaxation which can be used daily. Ensure to not exceed more that 15 minutes total use.Do not take your workout with whole body vibration machine as a substitute to your regular morning or evening walk. It is an enhancement to your existing routine and relief from some health conditions. The benefits of this equipment are supported by facts. Researchers have found that it appeared to increase bone density in the hip of a postmenopausal women. They have come to this fact after giving 6- month training to women where they were made to stand on the platform in a squat position for 5 cycles, 3 times a week.In an inactive lifestyle, these machines are advantageous for a person’s health and fitness.