Science / Biology / Tendons: Bundles of connective tissue that link muscle to bone. Fibrous connective tissue that connects muscle to bone.


Science / Genetics / Dwarfism: Conditions of short stature with adult height under 4'10' as adult, usually with normal intelligence and lifespan. Ehlers danlos syndrome connective tissue condition including problems with tendons, l MORE

Rotator Cuff

Health / Fitness / Rotator Cuff: A group of four tendons in the shoulder area. They conect muscle to the bones. Tendons of the shoulder: Subscapularis, Biceps Tendon, Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, and Teres Minor. MORE

Structural Integration

Health / Health Insurance / Structural Integration: The unification of previously separate providers under common ownership or control. MORE

Hoshino Therapy

Health / Massage / Hoshino Therapy: Developed by Japanese-born, Argentine immigrant Tomezo Hoshino, Hoshino Therapy was declared an official medical therapy in Argentina in 1952. Hoshino is a nonintrusive massage and movement system to MORE

Deep Tissue

Health / Massage / Deep Tissue: A technique that releases chronic patterns of tension in the body through slow strokes and deep finger pressure on contracted areas, either following or going across the grains of muscles, tendons and MORE

Bowen Technique

Health / Massage / Bowen Technique: Developed by Thomas Ambrose Bowen of Australia in the 1960s and 1970s, this hands-on, light-touch body therapy consists of gentle rolling movements over muscle bellies and tendons to stimulate the bod MORE