Users' questions

Is it normal to lose muscle in your legs as you get older?

Is it normal to lose muscle in your legs as you get older?

No matter what the cause of your muscle loss and leg weakness, it’s possible to slow down or reduce the amount of muscle your legs lose as you get older. This is an important consideration because if you have weak legs, you are more likely to have falls and injuries.

How to tell if your arms and legs are weak?

Weakness in arms and legs 1 Weak muscles of the arms and legs. When complaining about the weakness of the muscles… 2 Weak left arm and leg. Usually, if there is weakness in the left arm and leg,… 3 Trembling in the hands and weakness in the legs. 4 Numbness and weakness in the arms and legs.

When do you get pain in Your Arms and legs?

Pain in the limbs is a very common ailment. It doesn’t matter how old you are. Furthermore, children and teenagers from ages eight to 17 can suffer from it. It happens when they grow and go through physical changes that cause the structure of their limbs to mature. But what about adults? What’s causing this pain in the arms and legs?

How old do you have to be to have stiff legs and arms?

Am 49. I walk and do the gym 3 x weekly. But after sitting down for a while inaposition I have to move real slow, as I ache and wince like an 80 yr old. Oh Christ, is this me for the rest of my life?

When do you lose muscle mass in the arms?

People who have experienced significant loss of muscle mass in the arms have also experienced: People who have experienced significant loss of muscle mass in the arms were most often matched with: Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from Buoy Assistant. I’m 63 yrs old.

Pain in the limbs is a very common ailment. It doesn’t matter how old you are. Furthermore, children and teenagers from ages eight to 17 can suffer from it. It happens when they grow and go through physical changes that cause the structure of their limbs to mature. But what about adults? What’s causing this pain in the arms and legs?

When to complain of weakness in arms and legs?

When complaining about the weakness of the muscles of the arms and legs, you first need to make sure that this symptom is the only one, or it is accompanied by pain, numbness, sensitivity disorders, etc.

What are the early symptoms of muscle loss?

Early symptoms include increased thirst; frequent urination; weight loss despite increased appetite; blurred vision; infections that are slow to heal; and blood sugar somewhat higher than normal. It is important to get treatment at the first sign of these symptoms, because the high blood sugar levels can cause serious organ damage.