define these words please???????

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Myofascial Pain

Narcotic

Nerve

Osteoarthritis

Overload principle

Thyroid hormone

Tendon

Jul 28th, 2015

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1.)Myofascial Pain:is a syndrome characterized by chronic pain in multiple  trigger points/joints within the human body

2.)Narcotic :An addictive drug, such as morphine or heroin, that is derived from opium which relieves pain, often induces sleep and  can alter consciousness

3.)  Osteoarthritis:degeneration of joint cartilage and the underlying bone, most common from middle age onward. It causes pain and stiffness, especially in the hip, knee, and thumb joints.

4.)Overload principle:amount of load or resistance, providing a greater stress, or load, on the body than it is normally accustomed to in order to increase fitness.

5.)Thyroid hormone:chemical substance made by the thyroid gland for export into the blood stream.

6.)Tendon:a flexible but inelastic cord of strong fibrous collagen tissue attaching a muscle to a bone.

7.)Nerve: bundle of fibers that transmits impulses of sensation to the brain or spinal cord, and impulses from these to the muscles and organs

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