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What are the symptoms of sarcopenia with aging?

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Symptoms can include weakness and loss of stamina, which can interfere with physical activity. Less activity further shrinks muscle mass.

From: Sarcopenia With Aging WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Tufts University, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging: "Nutrition, Exercise, Physiology & Sarcopenia (NEPS)."

The University of New Mexico web site: "Sarcopenia: The Mystery of Muscle Loss."

Lauretani F. 2003. Journal of Applied Physiology,

The University of Kansas School of Medicine: "Age Related Sarcopenia."

Western Washington University Center for Healthy Living: "Treatment of Sarcopenia."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on July 30, 2018

SOURCES:

Tufts University, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging: "Nutrition, Exercise, Physiology & Sarcopenia (NEPS)."

The University of New Mexico web site: "Sarcopenia: The Mystery of Muscle Loss."

Lauretani F. 2003. Journal of Applied Physiology,

The University of Kansas School of Medicine: "Age Related Sarcopenia."

Western Washington University Center for Healthy Living: "Treatment of Sarcopenia."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on July 30, 2018

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