Muscle tone

What is Muscle tone?

Muscle tone is the basal tension present in the muscle fibers without the presence of any external stimuli. Muscle tone is the basic property of each muscle fiber. Stimulus in the form of stretching will increase the tone of the muscle fibers.

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I am 25 years old height is 5 ft and 7 inch 7 and my body weight is 73 kg.
My concern is that i have all over the body loose skin i...

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Likely to be due to excessive fat deposition and low muscle tone

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Hi doctor... I'm 28 years old and I gave birth to a girl baby on jun 19-2015 and it was forceps delivery with epitsomy. The tear was very sever and...

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Can wait until 12 weeks to allow natural healing.

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I HAVE BEEN TAKING GABAPENTIN (2) PILLS 600MG TOTAL FOR ABOUT 5 YEARS AS A DOCTOR RECOMMENDED SLEEP AIDE. IS THERE ANY CONNECTION TO MY LOSING...

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not connected

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