01_musculoskeletal system Blog Post-5

image titled "Muscle problems for the first aider" which are: Strains: Where the muscle is over-stretched or contracted too quickly, leading to a partial or complete tear of the muscle fibres or the tendon. Cramps: These sudden contractions of a muscle can be very painful. Tendonitis: Inflammation or irritation of a tendon, the fibrous cord that attaches a muscle to the bone. followed by Life Saving First Aid logo