Muscular System

The muscular system moves the skeleton, maintains posture, stores energy, and generates heat.  There are three types of muscles, skeletal, smooth, and cardiac.  The skeletal muscles are under our conscious control and are attached to bones by tendons.  The smooth muscles are not under our control and our founds in blood vessels, bladder, stomach, digestive system, and other organs.  The cardiac muscle is only found in the walls of the heart and is responsible for contraction of the heart.

Aromatherapy can be very useful for the muscular system.

The skeletal muscles can be divided into sections that include:

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