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Yellow Bone Marrow
This is the kind of bone marrow that consists primarily of cells which store fat.
A mineral stored in your bones that helps keep your heart beating and your brain thinking. It also makes your bones strong.
A firm but resilient material in the body and on the ends of bones that absorbs shock well and keeps the bones from getting hurt when they rub against one another.
The layer of bone under the compact bone. It is a network of pores and tunnells interconnected in a pattern that makes the bone strong yet resilient.
Small, round bones that are often found in the hands and feet; the largest is the patella.
The row of bones called vertebrae in the middle of the back that contains and protects the spinal cord.
Name the different things that bones do for your body.
They give you form and hold you up, they protect organs, they make blood cells, they store minerals and fats, and they help you move.
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