Seniors drop (amino) acid, gain muscle

An amino acid cocktail shows promise for building lost muscle strength in seniors, according to a new study.

An amino acid cocktail may improve the lives of seniors even more than early bird specials, golf cart communities and the senior discount at the multi-plex.

A new study presented this week at the Endocrine's Society's 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco suggests that a supplemental beverage used to treat muscle-wasting disease may help boost muscle mass among the elderly. The research was noted on

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