Halt Muscle Wasting In Aging?
Muscle wasting contributes to falls, accidents and who the Hell wants their muscles to vanish?
As per usual, the researchers are looking for excuses to tell you that you can get everything from diet.
NONSENSE! You can’t eat enough to get everything need in your diet. Some elderly people can’t chew apples.
You already know apples are good for you and you are a very rare bird if you eat 1 per day and you may need more. As you get older, your body doesn’t digest and absorb nutrition as well as it used to.
The soils are depleted. The foods get processed and sometimes are coated with pesticides.
“Get everything from your diet” is complete nonsense!
So read here and learn about this research and then seek a source or wait for researchers to finish their studies. People who are afraid of apples should not eat any parts of an apple without 3,038 completed studies, FDA approval, and permission from a drug company.
“Researchers have identified a natural compound found in apple peels, Ursolic acid, as a candidate for preventing the widespread and debilitating muscle wasting condition that affects nearly everyone at one time or another. “Muscle wasting is a frequent companion of illness and aging,” said Christopher Adams of The University of Iowa, Iowa City. “It prolongs hospitalization, delays recoveries and in some cases prevents people from going back home. It isn’t well understood and there is no medicine for it.”
“Motivated by the desire to change that, Adams’ team first looked at what happens to gene activity in muscles under conditions that promote weakening…
“Ursolic acid is an interesting natural compound,” Adams said. “It’s part of a normal diet as a component of apple peels…
Read More: http://nutritionreview.org/?p=11975
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