A nutritional or dietary supplement provides additional nutrients that are considered not to be consumed in adequate quantities. The FDA defines “supplement” as food, while they have been classified as a drug if it meets the definition as a drug. Supplements are understood to be vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids. At least 50,000 dietary supplements have been named. Supplements are not prescribed to treat or prevent diseases.
IDLife, LLC is a multi-level (MIM) and direct marketing company which markets nutritional products and products which manage weight, made by Garmin International Inc. IDLife has formed a partnership with Garmin which specializes in GPS technology that includes a product that tracks how the body responds to physical activities. This device has been referred to as wearable activity tracker.
On June 1, 2017, IDLife customers will be able to purchase Garmin’s product line which includes “vivo activity trackers” and the “IndexTM Smart Scale,” that interfaces with IDWellness mobile app through a WiFi connection to a computer device.
Fitness trackers contain sensors placed within a Garmin wrist model that measures motion by counting a person’s steps. IDLife promotes Garmin products stating that these products contribute to the health and wellness of its customers. The wearable trackers “Smart Scale” is said to measure the body’s mass index, body fat, water percentage, and skeletal muscle mass.
In 2014, IDLife was founded by Logan Stout, its CEO. Logan Stout is an entrepreneur, business person, motivational speaker, keynote speaker, and philanthropist. He was a baseball pitcher and coach for an independent baseball league which is not associated with either the major or minor baseball leagues.
In 2016, IDLife was named one of the top MLM Companies. He published “Stout Advice: The Secrets to Building Yourself, People, and Teams.” This book encapsulated his vision of health and wellness as the primary topic in his motivation lectures. Stout and his wife have founded the Youth Athletes Association.