Higher muscle mass associated with lower mortality risk in people with heart disease

Posted by on April 22, 2016 12:00 pm
Categories: health

Cardiovascular disease patients who have high muscle mass and low fat mass have a lower mortality risk than those with other body compositions, researchers have found. The findings also suggest that regardless of a person’s level of fat mass, a higher level of muscle mass helps reduce the risk of death.

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