Loss of muscle - Renew Clinic

What is loss of muscle?

Muscle loss, also known as muscle atrophy, occurs when muscle fibers shrink or degrade as a result of disuse or disease. This leads to reduced muscle strength and function.

There are two main types of muscle atrophy:

Some key signs and symptoms of muscle loss include:

What causes muscle loss?

There are several potential causes of muscle wasting and atrophy:

How can you prevent and treat loss of muscle?

Here are some effective ways to combat muscle loss and weakness:

With proper exercise, nutrition, and care, it is possible to rebuild and maintain muscle mass and performance - even into old age. Don't ignore unexplained muscle weakness or wasting, as timely treatment can help restore strength and vitality. Our experienced physicians at Renew Clinic specialize in customized care plans to address muscle loss and other age-related declines.

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