Talking about physiology with relation to my battle with Chronic Lung Disease.
It is no secret Lung Disease Suffers ... Suffer from wasting I.e Sarcopenia & Cachexia what ever your CHRONIC ILLNESS may be.
Not that you will here your doctor ever talk about such things MAINLY because the not suffering from it or the just not interested or the not brave enough to admit they know squat.
Anyway I have had bucket list of problem's that as resulted in me losing weight I was 75 kg but since I have had problems with Antibiotics & Irritable Bowls Syndrome colon problems my weight dropped to 68kg.
I don't propose letting it drop any further SO I am doing Some research Experiments with regard Hyperbolic MASS weight gainer as it's lot better than baby food and or complan
CHRONIC ILLNESS like (COPD) can result in cachexia & saropenia ... characterised as poor nutrition with loss of muscle mass which is very bad as we need muscle mass to breath.
Personally I think IBS and The Colon are responsible for my issues and poor nutritional replenishment resulting in my wasting.
It is well known the use of anabolic hormones & amino acids as found in foods and some weight gainer can help the body to recover muscle.
It's a process that is very convoluted talking into account Oxygen Saturation Muscle Mass BMI ETc
According to some research and my own supplementation & excersise I can say I have seen improvements my muscle mass and strength and my weight is 70kg and that's not bad in 7 days.
I have done this post as Chronic Illnesses such as COPD & chronic undernutrition (UN) remain poorly understood and affects us all.
So I would hope that BLF could expand on COPD & Chronic Undernutricon