Recent Examples of sarcopenia from the Web
Power up your brain and brawn with the following age-defying workouts: Multi-joint movements Age and a sedentary lifestyle can cause lean muscle mass to atrophy due to a condition called sarcopenia.
Our muscle mass naturally begins to decline around age 30, and that process, called sarcopenia, accelerates around age 40.
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medical Definition of sarcopenia
- Age-related sarcopenia is a key component of frailty.
- —Alessandro Laviano, The New England Journal of Medicine, 7 Aug. 2014
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