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strength

(strength),
1. The quality of being strong or powerful.
2. The degree of intensity.
3. The property of materials by which they endure the application of force without yielding or breaking.

strength

Neurology The amount of force that a person can exert. See Back extensor strength, Ego strength, Hand grip strength Psychology The ability to withstand mental stress.

strength

(strengkth)
1. Ability to exert force against resistance.
2. The degree of intensity.
3. The property of materials by which they endure the application of force without yielding or breaking.

strength

(strengkth)
1. The quality of being powerful.
2. Degree of intensity.
3. The property of materials by which they endure the application of force without yielding.

Patient discussion about strength

Q. How can one with fibromyalgia build muscle strength? What is the best way to build muscle (core and upper body, especially) when one has fibromyalgia and suffers from 24 to 48 hours of severe spasm and pain in the shoulders and neck whenever any lifting (with arms or of the upper torso against gravity) is done?

A. i found this site VERY useful:
http://ncpad.org/disability/fact_sheet.php?sheet=191
good luck!

Q. Is strength training safe for children? Hi friends, this is my 4th question in this community. Here is my next one: I've always heard that resistance training will ''stunt a child's growth.'' Now, I hear it may be advisable for children to strength train. Is strength training safe for children?

A. well said above. i share the same sentiments.

Q. hey there ... what vitamins should i take and are recommended for the winter time ... to strength my health

A. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) offers some excellent methods to strengthen your immune system to ward off potential colds.

The most commonly used formula is call Yu Ping Feng Wan (Jade Screen Pill), and it available over-the-counter at most Chinese herb shops and through an Acupuncturist or Chinese herbalist.

You can read more about using traditional Chinese medicine for common colds in this article:
http://www.altmd.com/Articles/TCM-for-Common-Colds

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Coun Alex Donaldson, South Tyneside's deputy mayor, said: "The project has gone from strength to strength and we are proud of the results.
Since then, the firm has gone from strength to strength.
The club has gone from strength to strength and it's been great to play a part in it.''
Steve left his residency at Cream in 1999, and with the platform that the esteemed residency gave him has gone from strength to strength - DJing all over the world and starting a monthly night in Birmingham, where he has played alongside world-famous DJs like Danny Tanaglia.
YOUNG STARS: Pictured are Emily Young, Ellie Pearson, Chloe Chawner and Stephanie Carter (zz130610girly) Undeterred by the high standard, the team has gone from strength to strength. They were unlucky to lose to Teesside, having drawn 6-6 after the singles and doubles, and then losing a doubles decider tie break to 10.
The borough has gone from strength to strength and I'm delighted to have been part of that."
PIVOTAL POINT has gone from strength to strength this summer and can notch up his second victory at Group 3 level.