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The MedGem indirect calorimeter, a FDA 510K-cleared Class II medical device is a state-of-the-art, handheld device that accurately measures oxygen consumption (VO2) to determine resting metabolic rate (RMR)*. The measurement is easy to administer and provides accurate results in only a few minutes. The easy to use device allows for personalization and accurate development of individual nutrition and weight management goals. With each MedGem comes the MedGem® Analyzer professional companion software. MedGem Analyzer allows for easy monitoring of real-time measurement data, export feature for further data analysis, and report generation for patient education.

*RMR is calculated using the Weir equation and a constant RQ value of 0.85 (RMR=6.931xVO2), Weir, J.B., New Methods for Calculating Metabolic Rate with Special Reference to Protein Metabolism. J Physiol, 1949. 109:pages 1-9.

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The BodyGem indirect calorimeter is a state-of-the-art, handheld device that accurately measures resting metabolic rate (RMR). The BodyGem is easy to use, delivering an RMR measurement quickly and accurately. Useful as a tool for monitoring changes in metabolism, BodyGem gives you important information to help individuals achieve personal weight management and nutrition goals. With each BodyGem comes the BodyGem® Analyzer professional companion software. BodyGem Analyzer assists health and wellness professionals in developing personalized weight management plans and generation of important education reports for each client.

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The weight management and nutrition monitoring software is an easy to use tool that helps individuals create a personalized nutrition program based upon their unique RMR measurement from the MedGem/BodyGem device. With a database of over 4,000 foods and 300 exercises, BalanceLog makes it fast and easy to track calories, exercise, and nutrients including protein, fats, carbohydrate, cholesterol, fiber and several vitamins and minerals.

Please note: Microlife BalanceLog Software is not currently compatible with Microsoft Vista Operating System.

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Free food database update for BalanceLog 2.1

A free food database file is available for BalanceLog version 2.1. The release provides approximately 2,250 more foods to the existing BalanceLog database. This update is predominantly restaurants including Boston Market, Olive Garden, Panera Bread and Starbucks, etc.

Version 2.0 users: please call 800-568-4147 and ask to be upgraded for free to 2.1 before using the patch.

(Requires BalanceLog Windows)

Coming soon: USDA SR 20 database update

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