New Apple Ingredient Discovery Keeps muscles strong! by Michael Clonts
Natural component of apple peels the Found to help prevent muscle weakening
In search of an effective method to prevent muscle atrophy that comes with the disease and aging, the researchers localized a natural compound that is very promising.
The results presented in the June issue of the journal Cell Metabolism (Cell Press publication), identify a natural component known apple peels as ursolic acid, a promising new nutritional treatment for widespread and debilitating condition that affects almost all the world at one time or another.
"Muscle wasting is a frequent companion of illness and aging," said researchers at the University of Iowa, Iowa City. "It prolongs hospitalization, delays recoveries and in some cases prevents People go home. It is not clear and there is no medicine for it. "