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Skeletal muscle and heart health

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Cardiovascular Nursing Monthly


What is the connection between skeletal muscle mass and cardiovascular health? Three recent studies demonstrate that an increase in skeletal muscle mass could lead to improved cardiovascular health regardless of fat mass.

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Moxley, E. (2021, July 13). Skeletal muscle mass and cardiovascular health. Cardiovascular Nursing Monthly.


School of Nursing



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