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Obesity

The condition of being considerably overweight. A person who is at least 30lbs over the recommended weight for his/her height

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Musculoskeletal System

The combined interworking system of all muscles and bones in the body

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Deconditioned

A state of lost physical fitness, which may include imbalances, decreased flexibility, and a lack of core and joint stability

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Muscle Imbalance

Alteration of muscle length surrounding a joint

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Scope of Practice

The actions, procedures, and processes that a professional is allowed to undertake in keeping with the terms of the professionals license or credential