Category: Sarcopenia & Nutrition

Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Malnutrition: The Risks, Symptoms, and Treatment
In this article What is Malnutrition?Malnutrition happens when your diet does not contain the right amount of nutrients for optimal health. “It is a state of nourishment in which a deficiency, excess or imbalance of nutrients causes adverse effects on body form and physiology, function, and clinical outcome.” [1] Even though malnutrition
MEND, 2 months ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
The Secret to Healthy Aging
This article was co-authored with Matt Essex, Founder and President of Vitality Health  In this article Fountain of Youth For centuries, mankind has been searching for the proverbial “fountain of youth” to no avail. That hasn’t stopped us from hoping that someday there will be a magic potion or pill that can
MEND, 3 months ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
General Nutrition & Targeted Nutrition
By MEND Founder, Eziah Syed Dual purpose roles in clinical nutrition I started MEND after experiencing a stress fracture in my foot that was slow to heal. As an active person dedicated to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, I was desperate to return to normal life so I began to contemplate
MEND, 12 months ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Optimizing Your Nutrition Status for A Successful Surgery
The prospect of surgery can seem daunting to anyone, but the good news is that you can perform simple steps before surgery to set yourself up for a better surgical outcome. One aspect of health that can have a major impact on postsurgical complications is nutrition status.  More specifically, getting
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Healthy Muscle Matters… A Lot
Why healthy muscle is critical to preventing disease and enhancing your health – particularly as you get older You have more than 600 muscles in your body. They help you move, lift things, pump blood through your body, and even help you breathe. There are voluntary muscles (skeletal muscles) that
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Muscle Atrophy and How to Prevent It
Table of Contents Inside of every one of us, there is a constant cycle of destruction and construction. Old cells break down and are replaced with new ones. We see this happen automatically in our skin as blemishes, cuts and scrapes vanish over the course of days or weeks. The
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
HMB and Muscle Health
Table of Contents What is HMB?Human muscles may seem simple, but they are actually quite complex. Food, dietary supplements, exercise, and illness all play a role in muscle building and breakdown. Researchers have begun to learn more about the many compounds involved in muscle health. One such compound is β-hydroxy-β-methylbutyrate,
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Physical Therapy and Nutrition: A Practitioner’s Guide
  The Clinical Case for Nutrition Science is increasingly showing just how critical nutrition is to healing and recovery. As we know during a state of trauma, such as injury or surgery, the body’s nutritional needs increase: The body enters a higher metabolic state and requires more energy 1 Trauma
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Different Types of Protein
In this article: The Buzz Around ProteinProtein is a hot topic in medical and wellness news today. From the amount of protein you should be consuming, to the different types of plant and animal proteins, to the new buzz around alternative proteins - there is a lot to take in
MEND, 1 year ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
What Foods Help You Maintain Muscle Mass After 50
By Mike Jones What Foods Help You Maintain Muscle Mass After 50 In your mind, you feel like you're 30, but for some reason, your body cannot quite catch up. You're losing muscle mass and aren't seeing the results of your gym workouts like you had been. You could be
MEND, 3 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Sarcopenia Prevalence To Increase to 42MM
New studies out indicating the size of the challenge we face with Sarcopenia (aging-related muscle loss). The prevalence is expected to increase dramatically with the aging population to 42M by 2023. One study suggests that just a 10% reduction could save the U.S. economy more than $1.1B in related healthcare
MEND, 3 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Eat Right and Maintain Your Muscles as You Age
By Jane Sandwood Nutrition is one of the most important factors towards our health that we influence every day. From an evolutionary point of view, our diets helped us evolve to become one of the main dominant species on the planet. As a result, when our bodies are weak or
MEND, 3 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Patient Case Study
We will continue to case studies from our physician partners and the results we are seeing: A 61 year old healthy, fit female who presented with a very low 86.6 lbs. of muscle mass along with 29% body fat. After four months following protocol using MEND Regenerate she presented and
MEND, 4 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Sarcopenia Recognition By CDC Reinforces Large & Growing Market Need for MEND Regenerate
The CDC call to action for healthcare practitioners gives support for the anti-aging product of the year winner MEND Regenerate  With a strengthening program, adding the macro and micro nutrients in MEND provides essential nutritional support required to combat sarcopenia. — Dr. Robert Marx, Orthopedic Surgeon In October, the CDC
MEND, 4 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Aging, Sarcopenia, and the Role of Nutrition
Sarcopenia, the progressive reduction of lean muscle mass and associated increase in fat mass, is one of the most consistent changes that occurs with aging. After the age of 35 years, a healthy person loses muscle mass at a rate of 1-2 percent per year, and suffers on average 1.5
MEND, 4 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Sarcopenia: The Serious Yet Preventable Threat You Should Know About
If you’re over the age of 40, there is a significant health threat looming that is completely preventable. The health threat is called Sarcopenia, a degenerative age related condition that leads to the loss of muscle and strength and eventually can lead to frailty and disability.  This is a condition
MEND, 4 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
NEW Dietary Supplement MEND Regenerate Combats Aging-Related Muscle Loss
Targeted medical nutrition now available for addressing age-related muscle loss and the related conditions that negatively impact a staggering 45% of the elderly in the U.S.  NEW YORK, May, 2016 – Nutrition For Healing® LLC announces the launch of MEND™ Regenerate, which is now available through medical practitioners and other healthcare
MEND, 5 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
4 Ways to Stop Age-Related Muscle Loss
It’s no secret that your body composition changes as you get older. So you undoubtedly know about age-related bone loss, which can lead to osteoporosis (or its precursor osteopenia) if it becomes severe enough. But are you aware that a similar phenomenon can happen to your muscles? It’s called sarcopenia,
MEND, 5 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
New Studies Support MEND Benefits
They say as we age, muscle decline is inevitable. According to WebMD.com, those who are physically inactive can lose as much as 5 percent of their muscle mass – along with strength and mobility - per decade after age 30, and those who are active are still at risk. But
MEND, 5 years ago
Sarcopenia & Nutrition
Ellen Towles Ironman on MEND
An Ironman triathlon was never on the radar for Ellen Towles. That’s not to say the Culver City, Calif., physical therapist wasn’t up for the challenge. As a type A personality, she’s been disciplined in all areas of her life, including her physical fitness routine as a long-distance runner. “Endurance
MEND, 5 years ago

April 23 3PM CT – MEND CEO & Founder Eziah Syed will feature in the Agrifood Conversations webinar by iSelect Fund, The Van Trump Report & The Yield Lab, on “The Healing Power of Clinical Nutrition and Medical Foods”. You can register for the webinar here: https://www.iselectfund.com/agtech/webinars/agrifood-conversations/

MEND is very excited to work with Dr. Andrew Wickline, the #1 ranked total joint surgeon by volume in New York State. He has incorporated MEND’s joint replacement product into patient care. Read more: https://mend.me/welcome-dr-wickline/

BetterPT published an interesting article on the critical role for clinical nutrition in healing. MEND is the only product recommended in the article to support a whole body health approach. Read the article here: https://www.betterpt.com/post/help-injuries-heal-faster-by-taking-a-whole-body-health-approach

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