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    Back Pain: Could It Be a Compression Fracture?

    When Bones Are Brittle

    Is your back pain just age -- or a sign of spinal compression fractures?

    Diagnosing & Treating Compression Fractures

    How Spinal Compression Fractures Are Diagnosed
    Your back twinges. The pain worsens. Which simple test can determine if it's the aches and pains of aging -- or a compression fracture? Talk to your doctor about these 3 common tests.
    Treating Compression Fractures: From Medicine to Surgery
    Treatment for fractures has come a long way in 10 years. Learn how medicine, surgery, and lifestyle changes help you heal now -- and may prevent future fractures.

    Preventing Bone Loss, Building Stronger Bones

    Prevention

    How to avoid compression fractures.

    Healthy Bones

    Tips for building stronger bones.

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