The Biggest Loser Metabolism Research

The Microlife MedGem indirect calorimetry device is being used to assess metabolic changes in The Biggest Loser™ contestants. “We chose to use the MedGem device based on its accuracy in comparison to other indirect calorimeters.” said Dr. Robert Huizenga, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at UCLA and Medical Advisor to The Biggest Loser. Last year, … Read more The Biggest Loser Metabolism Research

9News Reviews the Microlife MedGem

9News is Denver reviews how you can determine your metabolic rate using the Microlife MedGem Indirect Calorimeter, as used on The Biggest Loser. The MedGem handheld indirect calorimeter is an FDA-cleared, Class II, medical device that assesses metabolic rate by measuring a patient’s resting oxygen consumption. Susie Wargin was recently tested and found her resting … Read more 9News Reviews the Microlife MedGem

BodyGem and MedGem Differences

The BodyGem and MedGem are both indirect calorimeters, that determine RMR – Resting Metabolic Rate, to help clients optimize their weight loss results. Instead of estimating RMR, the BodyGem and MedGem scientifically measure a clients Metabolic Fingerprint, that is unique to them. The BodyGem is designed for Personal Trainers, fitness facilities and Dietitians who don’t … Read more BodyGem and MedGem Differences

BodyGem Case Study – Gold’s Gym

Market Segment: Fitness and Weight Management Company/Facility: Gold’s Gym, Wenatchee, WA Contact: Tammi Flynn, M.S., R.D. Number of Staff: 9 Personal Trainers, 7 Fitness Instructors, On site Registered Dietitian Programs Offered: Cardio Machines, Weight Machines, Exercise Classes Including: Body Pump, Cycling, Pilates, Yoga, General Nutrition Guidance, Personal Training Microlife™ Tools/Products Used: BodyGem® measurement device Gold’s … Read more BodyGem Case Study – Gold’s Gym

HealtheTech Purchase by MicroLife

HealtheTech was purchased by Microlife Corporation on August 7, 2006 Below is the HealtheTech press release. For information on the BodyGem and MedGem, contact Microlife Area Representative David Wilcoxson at 303-808-2291 Set forth below is a brief update regarding the status of our winding down and liquidation process. Many individuals and companies expressed initial interest … Read more HealtheTech Purchase by MicroLife