Muscle loss - Balanced Hormones Center

What is muscle loss?

Muscle loss, also known as muscle atrophy or sarcopenia, refers to the gradual loss of muscle tissue that can happen naturally as we age. It also can happen much faster due to certain health conditions or lack of physical activity.

Causes of muscle loss include:

Impacts of losing muscle include:

Protect your muscles by:

At Balanced Hormones Center, we help patients optimize their hormone levels to counteract age-related sarcopenia. Testosterone is essential for building muscle mass. We offer comprehensive blood testing to assess your testosterone levels, along with expert consultations to determine if hormone therapy could help you gain strength, reduce fatigue, and improve your vitality. Reach out today to learn more!

I tried to cover the key points on defining muscle loss while highlighting some of its main causes and impacts. Staying physically active is one of the best defenses, along with good nutrition and paying attention to any illnesses that may contribute to muscle wasting. There are some medical interventions like hormone therapy that could help in some cases as well. Let me know if you need any clarification or have additional questions!

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