Bone and Muscle

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The seeming simplicity of day-to-day movement can belie the complexity of the structures that facilitate motion. More than just a framework around which the body develops, the human skeleton has evolved over time to allow humans to walk and stand upright. Muscles likewise perform a range of functions, without which the body could not manage. This comprehensive book details the anatomy and mechanisms that allow bones and muscles to operate naturally and examines the consequences of disease and injury on these fundamental components of the human body.

14. Muscle and bone conditions in older age Nearly half of all Australians over the age of 75 years have some kind of disability. Common conditions affecting muscles and the skeleton, or the musculoskeletal system, in older people include: osteoarthritis - the cartilage within the joint breaks down, causing pain and stiffness Muscle Joint Bone established over 10 years ago is a multidisciplinary health clinic located in Doreen & Epping.Our team of allied health professionals including Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Physiotherapists & Podiatrists offering care to address the source of your problem and pain..

The emphasis is on understanding the interactions of bone with other organ systems; muscle, its maintenance, and its interactions with non-muscle cell types and regulatory modulators. It can be difficult to differentiate between bone and muscle pain, because they affect similar parts of the body. The pain may also be similar in intensity.