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1

bone is going to remodel and change overtime, so that is why we have?

1. osteoblasts
2. osteoclasts

2

what does osteoblasts create?

create bone

3

what does osteoclasts destroy?

destroy bones

4

growth and bone changes are influenced by?

1. tension
2. pressure

5

osteoblasts will be?

tension

6

osteoclasts will be?

pressure

7

if sustain steady pressure is put on bone, it will activate what?

osteoclasts and will destroy bone

8

if you put tension on the bone it will active what?

osteoblasts and create bone

9

bones are a tremendous ______ storage?

calcium

10

what else needs calcium? and why?

muscles and nerves; to function daily

11

Calcium stores are in constant?

flux

12

lack of hormones can make our bones?

brittle