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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


How to avoid compression fractures.

Healthy Bones

Tips for building stronger bones.

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