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What is Body Composition?

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The body is composed of water, protein, minerals, and fat. A two-component model of body composition divides the body into a fat component and fat-free component. Body fat is the most variable constituent of the body. The total amount of body fat consists of essential fat and storage fat. Essential Fat is necessary for normal … Continued

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When To Measure Muscle Fuel

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MuscleSound assesses ‘Muscle Energy Status’ (MES) – a source of muscle energy production that is composed of muscle glycogen and associated muscle fluid. Research has shown that there are best practices and guidelines as to WHEN to measure Muscle Fuel to get the best, most accurate results. Optimal Times to use MuscleSound MuscleSound can be … Continued

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MuscleSound Featured in SGB Media

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SGB Media talked to the MuscleSound team and Rockies Head Athletic Trainer about readiness and performance. For the past five years, Denver-based MuscleSound has given Colorado Rockies Head Athletic Trainer Keith Dugger the inside scoop on his players’ performance. Read the full article here.

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Body Composition Testing: Skinfolds vs. MuscleSound Comparison

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Background Skinfold protocols were first developed back in the 1970s because of the need for a simple and inexpensive method of assessing body composition. The procedure involves measuring the thickness of folds of skin and fat at various body locations. These ‘skinfolds’ are lifted away from the underlying muscle with a pinching action of thumb … Continued

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MuscleSound® Partners with Body In Motion Chiropractic

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MuscleSound® Partners with Body In Motion Chiropractic to Optimize Patients’ Performance and Results Denver-based Company Deploys Cutting-Edge Ultrasound Technology to Measure Body Composition Quickly and Effectively Additional coverage in Athletic Business DENVER—May 2, 2017—MuscleSound®, a Denver-based performance and health technology company that founded the only non-invasive way of measuring MuscleHealth® to optimize performance and muscle … Continued

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Use of B-Mode Ultrasound as a Body Fat Estimate in Collegiate Football Players

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Hyde, PN, Kendall, KL, Fairman, CM, Coker, NA, Yarbrough, ME, and Rossi, SJ. Utilization of B-mode ultrasound as a body fat estimate in collegiate football players. J Strength Cond Res 30(12): 3525-3530, 2016- The purpose of the present study was to validate a 7-site ultrasound imaging protocol to predict the percent body fat (%BF) in … Continued

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MuscleSound and Nutrition: Paleo Diet

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Background: This client started the Paleo diet in early 2015 and continued with the diet through July 2015 when she said her body could not handle it anymore. At the time, her training consisted of high intensity heavy lifting (i.e. 3×20 leg press at 400lb+ no rest in between sets and straight off to next exercise- no rest). … Continued

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MuscleSound in Endurance Athletes: Nutrition

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Intro: MuscleSound and the CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center work in tandem to create a unique experience for patients and athletes to help understand more about their Muscle Energy Status™ (MES) and their body composition, both of which lead to performance optimization. Background: An elite triathlete and her training team at the CU Sport … Continued

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