Tag Archives: Glossary “N”

Nerves

Nerves nerves \ˈnərvz\ noun These are specialized cells that use chemical reactions to send impulses from body parts that directly contact the outside world to the spinal cord and brain.

Neck and Head Pain

Neck and Head Pain neck and head pain \ˈnek\ ənd\ hed\ pān\ noun Though a stiff neck seems to be a sudden problem, it has probably been developing for a while. There are seven small bones that make up the neck; these bones are known as the cervical spine and support the 22 bones of […]