Entries by Kevin Carvalho

Low Protein + Low Exercise = Sarcopenia

Sar-co-PEE-nee-ah. It starts to set in around age 45, when muscle mass begins to decline at a rate of about 1 percent per year. This gradual loss has been tied to protein deficiency, lack of exercise, and increased frailty among the elderly.

As funding is cut, rising number of women with AIDS try to stay afloat

Article from HIV Conference in City Weekly section of Boston Globe (4/27/03) Saving Madeline As funding is cut, rising number of women with AIDS try to stay afloat By Jeff Lemberg, Globe Correspondent, 4/27/2003 Twelve pills and three bottles of baby formula a day. They are the onlyconstants these days for Madeline Gonzalez, a single […]