Sarcopenia-the loss of muscle mass and strength that occurs with advancing age-is a major health challenge, particularly in North America, Europe, and Japan, which have large aging populations. This compendium volume is a valuable addition to the existing literature, providing state-of-the-art information on the most effective prevention and treatment options. Included are research articles on nutrition management and the prevention of sarcopenia; protein therapy for sarcopenia; effect of exercise on sarcopenia; and other therapeutic strategies, including antioxidants and steroids.
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|Size: ||4.2 MB|
|Publisher: ||Apple Academic Press|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781771883719 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|