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Ascorbic Acid

Ascorbic acid

Ascorbic Acid is an important vitamin that helps develop the skeletal system. It also aids in the body’s absorption of iron. It is basically a sugar acid that carries essential antioxidant properties. Ascorbic Acid is more commonly known as Vitamin C. Ins more...

Bone diseases (diseases)

Bone disease is considered any affliction that involves the skeletal system. Bone diseases can be very serious, and require prompt and effective treatment. Bone diseases can be very painful and can rob the patient of mobility and independence. BONE DISEASES SYMPTOMS Symptoms of bone disease vary by each disease, but can include more...

Histiocytosis (diseases)

Histiocytosis pertains to a group of disorders concerning the immune cell histiocyte. It involves an increase in histiocyte cells including dendritic cells, monocytes, and macrophages. This condition could lead to different health problems. HISTIOCYTOSIS DEFINITION Histiocytosis is classified into three major conditions. The most common of which is Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis or more...

Osteoporosis (diseases)

Literally translated, osteoporosis means porous bones, which affects the structure, strength, and integrity of bones. Bones afflicted with osteoporosis are subject to becoming brittle which break easily as well as hinder a patient’s ability to stand, walk, or be active for long periods of time. While the majority of cases more...

Skeletal System (anatomy)

SKELETAL SYSTEM ANATOMY When a child is born, there are 270 bones that make up the human skeletal system. In an adult body, there are only 206. At any given time between birth and death, there can be a varying number of bones in the human body. The process of ossification more...