MONTREAL, Apr 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Tactio Software has now reached over 2,000,000 users of its TargetWeight wellness-system thanks to the popularity of its mobile health apps on the iTunes AppStore. TargetWeight makes it easy and fun for everyone to self-track health parameters such as weight, body fat, waist size, systolic & diastolic blood pressure which can all be measured with off-the-shelf scales and blood pressure devices in the comfort of one’s home and tracked in the privacy of their iPhones, iPods or iPads.
TargetWeight also enables the tracking of physical activity (steps, calories, activity) and wellness parameters such as smoking, hypertension and fruit & vegetable consumption in addition to blood test results like cholesterol and fasting glucose. Self-tracking raises awareness and coupled with easy-to-read red/yellow/green indicators, TargetWeight helps lead to better daily decisions so that users get into a positive cycle becoming focused on living a more active, healthier lifestyle.
Tactio partners with world class leading manufacturers of electronic health and wellness devices expanding its newest TargetWeight Pro app into a complete electronic home-health system. Current partners include A&D Medical, Fitbit, Wahoo Fitness and Withings. By integrating their electronic scales, blood pressure and activity monitors into TargetWeight Pro, Tactio makes wellness tracking fun and simple for the whole family, removing the entire burden of data entry by making it all work together seamlessly.
“TargetWeight boosted my motivation which is very important when trying to lose weight. I lost 50 pounds and I’m still in control!” reported Jean-Yves Cajelais, a TargetWeight Pro user with an impressive weight loss success story that he shared on Tactio’s fan page.
“I tested TargetWeight for over a year and I realized that this tool motivates me considerably and helps me improve my lifestyle. The app makes you focus on taking regular measures and the layout and coloring of its stats and charts provide a broader perspective on your health tracking. Quickly my target was to lose weight slowly, and to make sure that the result would be maintained for my long-term benefits. In reality, I logged my weight daily into TargetWeight and by doing just that I lost 0.4 pounds weekly for 52 consecutive weeks.” said Emmanuel Gadenne, co-founder of Quantified Self Paris.
“With 2,000,000 users our vision is now taking shape worldwide and we are energized daily learning about TargetWeight users taking control of their weight to live longer and healthier. They are men and women ranging from 35 to 55 years living the work and family life with a desire to take action, change their lifestyle and live happier.” said Michel Nadeau, P.Eng., president, CEO & founder of Tactio Software.
TargetWeight Apps are available now in 14 languages for download on any iOS device from the AppStore where ranked among the top Health Apps in over 100 countries.
About Tactio Software
Tactio Software is a world leader in mobile health systems with millions using its flagship TargetWeight home-health-system enjoying the personal and family benefits of being led to live a more active, healthier lifestyle. Tactio designs and builds multi-touch, cloud computing mobile software applications and systems that bring Internet market dynamics to the health and wellness industry, by providing world-class mobile solutions that instead of reactively tracking diseases, rather bring people the software they need to self track daily, weekly and monthly, to feel better and stay healthy longer.