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Healthy Muscles Matter: Kids' Fact Sheet
Last published 10/2015
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This fact sheet is for children 8 to 14 years of age. It explains the basics about muscles and how different types of muscles do different jobs in the body. It describes what problems and diseases can affect your muscles and how you can keep them healthy. There also are links to other helpful resources and a list of key words with definitions.
NIH Publication No. 15-7579 (M)
Length: 5 pp.
- General public
- For medical & health professionals to share with patients
Quantity that can be ordered: up to 1 copy
This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
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