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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
46 years in practice
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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. David Trettin
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
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What are 2 consequences of not exercising related to your system? Skeletal system?

What are 2 consequences of not exercising related to your system? Skeletal system?

osteopenic bones: If you are not involved in weight-bearing exercise such as walking, jogging, tennis etc then you are more likely to develop 'soft'bones or osteopenia.Another consequence of consistent wt.-bearing exercise is the release of endorphins into your bloodstream which help to relax you, make u feel better, etc. ...Read more

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. Kathryn Riordan
Board Certified, Rheumatology
32 years in practice
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After years of having dystonia, is the skeletal system affected in any way?

After years of having dystonia, is the skeletal system affected in any way?

Dystopia: Yes, dystopia does affect the skeletal system if it is severe enough to affect weight bearing exercise and normal movement there will be a decrease in bone density similar to bone loss seen in other conditions affecting normal a. ...Read more

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Board Certified, Family Medicine
51 years in practice
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How does hyperparathyroidism affect the skeletal system?

How does hyperparathyroidism affect the skeletal system?

Causes Osteoporosis: It depletes Calcium from the bones and in the blood stream and therby causes Osteporosis and can cause Bone Pain and risk of fractures ...Read more

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. John Moranville
Board Certified, Psychiatry
30 years in practice
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Do illegal drugs affect the skeletal system?

Do illegal drugs affect the skeletal system?

Possibly: Depends on what drug you are referring to, but there are reasons some drugs are illegal. If there is something you are concerned about, please be more specific ...Read more

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Board Certified, Medical Oncology
44 years in practice
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How does leukemia affect the skeletal system?

How does leukemia affect the skeletal system?

Rarely: There are 4 types of Leukemias, ranging from Acute and chronic. Although they mostly begin in the bone marrow cavity, they typically do not affect the hard shell of the bones. So we rarely if ever see skeletal system effects in patients affected by Leukemia.. ...Read more

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Dr. Katherine Parodi
Board Certified, Podiatry
10 years in practice
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How does gout affect the skeletal system?

How does gout affect the skeletal system?

Pain, inflammation..: Gout is a type of arthritis. It can effect the joints of your skeletal system. With recurring flairs you can develop deposition of tophi within the joint, the bone around the joint can erode. A typical presentation is pain, redness, and swelling of a great toe joint that lasts 2-14 days. This is triggered by a food or drink. Avoid what causes the flair and your skeletal system won't be effected. ...Read more

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Dr. William Nall
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
9 years in practice
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How does weight-bearing exercise affect the skeletal system?

How does weight-bearing exercise affect the skeletal system?

Weight bearing: As long as you have normal hormonal function, weight bearing does a great job of building up the skeletal system and preventing osteopenia/osteoporosis. ...Read more

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Dr. Steven Hebert
Board Certified, Pathology
23 years in practice
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How does the skeletal system affect the circulatory system?

How does the skeletal system affect the circulatory system?

Skeletal system: The cells within your blood are produced in the bone marrow within your bones. This includes red cells (RBCs), white cells (WBCs) and platelets. You couldn't have one system without the other. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery
26 years in practice
2M people helped
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