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Older Adults: Build Muscle And You'll Live Longer, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Study


3/18/2014 7:38:19 AM

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New UCLA research suggests that the more muscle mass older Americans have, the less likely they are to die prematurely. The findings add to the growing evidence that overall body composition—and not the widely used body mass index, or BMI—is a better predictor of all-cause mortality.

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