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Wolfram|Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine Muscular System Anatomy, Diagram & Function Without muscle, humans could not live. The primary job of muscle is to move the bones of the skeleton, but muscles also enable the heart to beat and constitute the walls of other important hollow organs. There are three types of muscle tissue: Skeletal muscle: This type of muscle creates movement in the body. Muscle movement happens when neurological signals produce electrical changes in muscle cells. Muscle pain is a common issue that can signal numerous problems, even if it’s something as simple as overuse. Muscle pain Sprains and strains Bruising Cramping Myopathy Muscular dystrophy Parkinson’s disease Fibromyalgia Multiple sclerosis Proper nutrition and exercise is important to keeping all muscles healthy, whether they are cardiac, smooth, or skeletal.

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A Rough Guide to Social Skills for Awkward Smart People I am a full-on dork. The things that make me want to get up in the morning are things that make normal people lose interest in the conversation, or giggle. These are things like lucid dreaming, artificial intelligence, utopian movements, and Esperanto. Be that as it may, I'm mostly fine with boring the normals and living in the Vibrant True World of Beauty with its other full-on dork denizens. The other thing that holds my kinsmen together, though, is an unfortunate thing: they are all asses. In case you're wondering if my sermon is directed to you, there are some common tropes in our oft-reenacted social suicide: We call someone's beliefs "idiotic." I can hear your retort, oh ye smart and lonely. Great. People don't respond well to being told that they're idiots, even if they are. I would propose that sacrificing some smaller truths in your day-to-day interactions is the only way for the greater truth to prevail. Be a Good Spy or (B) "Heil Hitler." The Old One-Two Ani Difranco has a trick.

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