How to Treat a Stone Bruise?


A stone bruise is a painful injury that can occur on the heel of the foot when walking barefoot or in thinly soled shoes. This is caused by stepping on something that hits the heel hard like a pointy rock, toy car, bottle cap, or Christmas ornament. It leads to a painful bruise that makes walking difficult. Treat this injury using a combination of frequent ice packs, rest, and taking an anti-inflammatory medication like ibuprofen.
Q&A Related to "How to Treat a Stone Bruise?"
A horse with a stone bruise will need to be rested on soft bedding until he is sound again. Epsom salt soaks with warm water will help if the hoof abscesses as a result of the bruise
1. Rest the bruised area. This promotes healing by taking undue pressure from the bruised area and prevents further injury. 2. Apply ice packs to the bruised area. This will help
1 Make sure you don't have broken ribs. A rib that's bruised or cracked is damaged, but still in its place in the rib cage. A broken rib, however, is dangerous because it's been dislodged
If you have a stone heel bruise, there is not much you can do. The pain goes
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