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When do functional problems of the body occur?

Rick Olderman
Physical Therapy
Functional problems (those in which muscles or joints do not move optimally, creating stress to the tissues) occur when the body does not move correctly due to weakness, impaired range of motion, previous injury, or habitual movement patterns. Functional problems typically create pain and may cause physical changes to tissues.
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Fixing You: Neck Pain & Headaches: Self-Treatment for healing Neck pain and headaches due to Bulging Disks, Degenerative Disks, and other diagnoses.

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