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Whey Protein Isolate: The Protein Powder You Should Never Buy

Loss of muscle mass with age (sarcopenia) may be caused by a reduction of muscle protein synthetic response to food intake. A group of researchers set out to find which milk protein was the best for muscle protein accretion, and would therefore help stave off sarcopenia. 2.395 palabras más


Ukuran Lengan Manusia Bisa Prediksi Resiko Kematian

Punya ukuran lengan besar? Tenang, mungkin ini bisa jadi berkah tersendiri bagi kamu. Rupanya ukuran lengan juga bisa digunakan untuk memprediksi resiko seseorang terkena penyakit jantung dan sejauh mana mereka bertahan. 250 palabras más

Serba Serbi

You're Not Just 'Growing Old' If This Happens To You

When Dr. Christopher Callahan examines older patients, he often hears a similar refrain. “I’m tired, doctor. It’s hard to get up and about. I’ve been feeling kind of down, but I know I’m getting old and just have to live with it.” 984 palabras más

Building Muscle After 50

In a recent article in the New York Times, Can You Regain Muscle After 60, author Gretchen Reynolds discussed research done in which “men and women in their 60s and 70s who began supervised weight training developed muscles that were as large and strong as those of your average 40-year-old.” This is important because what keeps us able to do what we want as we age, is muscle. 445 palabras más


BGS raising the profile of Sarcopenia and Frailty in older people

Sarcopenia, the loss of skeletal muscle mass and function that accompanies ageing, has emerged as a key topic in geriatric medicine and represents a rapidly expanding field of research. 407 palabras más

A&A Journal

Biophytis to study sarcopenia patients

Biophytis, a biotechnology company focused on drugs against ageing diseases, has received regulatory authorizations in France and Belgium to conduct the SARA-OBS study in over 300 sarcopenia patients. 225 palabras más


what makes muscles grow?

Muscles are the body’s health engines. Sarcopenia is the gradual loss of muscle mass that can affect people in their 30s and beyond. The main symptoms of sarcopenia are decreased muscle mass and strength. 81 palabras más