The Muscular System

"The body system that consists of muscles that provide motion and maintain posture is the muscular system. There are more than 600 muscles in your body"(Health and Wellness).

What does the Muscular System do?

The Muscular System provides motion and maintains posture to the body.

What does it include in the body?

It includes voluntary muscle, involuntary muscle, smooth muscle, skeletal muscle, cardiac muscle, and a tendon.

What functions does it control?

The Muscular System controls voluntary muscle functions which are muscles that the person can control. Another function is also involuntary muscle functions that are muscles that a person can not control, such as stomach muscles, and other organs that are internal

Major Dysfunctions?

Major Dysfunctions could be muscle injuries. These injuries are bad because they can get worse if the person keeps doing physical activity with a muscle injury. Leaving the injury worse than when it first started.

How do you keep the system healthy?

You keep the system healthy by supplying good nutrients to the muscles, physical activity, and focus to not let the muscle turn into fat.

Story of a dysfunction.

Derrick Henry, a Titan running back, was put off the field due to a calf muscle injury. Derrick made sure his trainers got his calf back in gear and was back to the NFL(

2 Fun Facts

1. There are more than 600 muscles in your body. 2. It takes more muscles to frown than to smile.

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