Musculoskeletal System

Musculoskeletal System
Includes:

Bones
Cartilage
Joints
Muscles
Tendons
Ligaments
Intervertebral discs

What it Does:

The main functions of the musculoskeletal system are to protect the vital organs, provide structural support and allow the body to move.
In addition, muscles generate heat and bones store minerals such as calcium and phosphorous as well as producing red blood cells, platelets and white blood cells.

What Could go Wrong:

Injury / sprain / fracture
Fibromyalgia
Arthritis
Osteoporosis
Back Pain
Gout
Tendonitis
Frozen Shoulder
Repetitive strain injury