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Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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What's the best way to treat muscle aches from the flu?

What's the best way to treat muscle aches from the flu?

Agree w Dr. Krauser: If you have the Flu hydrate well w water, herbal teas, soup or juice. Drink sufficiently to have pale to light yellow urine. You can use pain relievers like Tylenol or NSAID’s. Rest A LOT! In some situations antiviral medications (Tamiflu, Relenza, Flumadine) may be prescribed within the first couple of days of symptoms to hasten healing or they can be used after flu exposure to prevent illness. ...Read more

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Red rice yeast muscle aches and hips, treatment?

Red rice yeast muscle aches and hips, treatment?

Caution: Red yeast rice is actually the plant where statins were derived from and consuming too much, along with a sensitivity to statins, can lead to the same myopathic pattern people get from taking statins. I would recommend seeing your physician and holding off on the red yeast rice until he can check for enzymes from muscle damage. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What's wrong if exercise and physical exertion causes fever, muscle ache and fatigue?

What's wrong if exercise and physical exertion causes fever, muscle ache and fatigue?

Probably not fever: If you really are having fever, as in high temp measured with a thermometer, it's probably not related to exercise. ...Read more

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What causes the pubic symphysis to flare up? Muscles that lay directly across the pubic bone has been sore for weeks what type of treatment do I need?

What causes the pubic symphysis to flare up? Muscles that lay directly across the pubic bone has been sore for weeks what type of treatment do I need?

Let me explain: The treatment for pubic symphysis arthritis is usually conservative in type, anti-inflammatory medication, if did not work injection of steroids and really if it bother after all these methods is surgery which rear. ...Read more

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A week ago i took 3500mg of zoloft, and didn't seek treatment. I still have dizziness, skin tingling, confusion, sore muscles. Damage?

A week ago i took 3500mg of zoloft, and didn't seek treatment. I still have dizziness, skin tingling, confusion, sore muscles. Damage?

Get treatment: If that's not a typo, the fact that you took an overdose indicates that something is seriously wrong. The fact that you didn't immediately seek medical attention also indicates that something is very wrong. If it was a suicide attempt, you need to be under the care of a mental health professional now. If you haven't already, see a psychologist or psychiatrist and get treatment. ...Read more

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Is it common to have muscle aches after prednisolone?

Is it common to have muscle aches after prednisolone?

Steroids & muscles: Prednisolone is a steroid medication. It can cause myopathy (not very common). The symptoms of myopathy include muscle aches and weakness and eventual loss of muscle mass. This risk becomes greater the longer the duration of treatment. ...Read more

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How do I heal muscle aches that I get?After exercising?

How do I heal muscle aches that I get?After exercising?

Depends how bad: Soreness the next day or two after exercise can be normal, especially if you are just starting. Very bad pain can indicate that something more is going on. You can use ice and/or heat on sore muscles. In a pinch you can use nsaids if there are no contraindications, however this suppresses the pain causing inflammation that is also repairing the muscle and making is stronger. ...Read more

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Can muscle aches after viral infectin becure?

Can muscle aches after viral infectin becure?

Give yourself time: The bodies immune system is fighting off the infection. Once this is controlled you will feel better. Recovery may take weeks. ...Read more

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What would a good remedy to reduce muscle aches after a vigourous sporting activity? Stretching doesnt seem to help after a workout.

What would a good remedy to reduce muscle aches after a vigourous sporting activity? Stretching doesnt seem to help after a workout.

REST: Take a day or 2 off after such a work out. I have found heat and gentle hour long massage by a professional. Not deep but a gentle relaxing 1. Also just give it time & it will clear. B sure Ur intake of protein & H2O is adequate during & especially after such a workout. ...Read more

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