Spinal fractures are different than a broken arm or leg. A fracture or dislocation of
a vertebra can cause bone fragments to pinch and damage the ... you may
experience pain, difficulty walking, or be unable to move your arms or legs (
Apr 24, 2009 ... A man who had broken his spine in two places was sent home from hospital ...
sent me home, told me to do plenty of walking and told me get some rest.' ... his
family get in touch with us so we can carry out a full investigation.
Vertebral Fractures: You May Have a Broken Back and Not Know It ... The risk:
Hairline cracks in the vertebrae eventually can cause the bone to crumble ...
Walking and other types of weight-bearing exercise (in which the muscles and
A broken back; when an injury occurs in the back area of the spine, and the
individual vertabrae become fractured or dislocated, the back can be described
as broken. ... If you think someone could possibly be suffering a spinal injury, DO
Mar 18, 2014 ... Beth Jordan went from being stuck in bed with a broken back to ... I started by
walking around my house and then eventually, after a few years, ...
Sep 20, 2012 ... I broke my back this summer and was left paralyzed from the hips down. ... You
can do it-- and you may not get back to walking, dancing, etc as ...
Several types of health professionals can help you recover from a broken bone.
... In addition, a supervised program of exercises to strengthen the back can help
... Even after surgery, some people have trouble walking again and have to use a
People with weak bones can get fractures by bending forward, standing from a
seated position, ... Back pain that gets worse when you stand or walk ... The
pictures may show broken bones or other problems in the spine, such as an
But Dave breaking a vertebrae in his back proves that anything can happen
anywhere. ... It was 4 days into our voyage that we went for a jungle walk. ... We
were about as far out from civilization as you can get being four days into the
The greater the number of broken bones in the spine and the weaker the ... The
pain of a spine fracture can vary from no pain at all to severe and debilitating pain
. ... as if to balance a book on your head when you walk and stand, and to sit tall ...