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Sports Massage Therapy Dictionary

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  • Antioxidants

Antioxidants

Antioxidants DEFINITION - What does Antioxidants mean? Antioxidants are substances that protect your body from damage. In more

Rheumatologist

Rheumatologist DEFINITION - What does Rheumatologist mean? A rheumatologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats autoimmune condition

  • Strain

Strain

Strain DEFINITION - What does Strain mean? A strain is the stretching or tearing of a muscle or

  • Tendinitis

Tendinitis

Tendinitis DEFINITION - What does Tendinitis mean? Tendonitis is the swelling or inflammation of a tendon. It can

  • Tendon

Tendon

Tendon DEFINITION - What does Tendon mean? A tendon is a flexible and fibrous connective tissue that connects

  • Fascia

Fascia

Fascia DEFINITION - What does Fascia mean? Fascia is a connective tissue the surrounds your bones, muscles, organs,

  • Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy DEFINITION - What does Cryotherapy mean? Cryotherapy, also called cold therapy, is the use of low temperature

  • Dehydration

Dehydration

Dehydration DEFINITION - What does Dehydration mean? Dehydration is an excessive loss of water in the body.

  • Aspiration

Aspiration

Aspiration DEFINITION - What does Aspiration mean? Aspiration refers to the inhalation of foreign entities into the

  • Inflammation

Inflammation

Inflammation DEFINITION - What does Inflammation mean? Inflammation is the reddening, swelling, and heating of a body

  • Neuropathy

Neuropathy

Neuropathy DEFINITION - What does Neuropathy mean? Neuropathy is a condition or dysfunction causing damage to the