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Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


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What is the best way to treat a broken wrist?

What is the best way to treat a broken wrist?

Fix it: See your doctor who will take an x-ray. Once the fracture is determined, then either a cast or surgery will be recommended. It is dependent on where the fracture is, your age, the pattern of the fracture and a few other factors. Bottom line is see your orthopedic surgeon and get an xray. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do after breaking a bone?

What is the best thing to do after breaking a bone?

Seek medical care: If you can't get to medically care asap - it may need to be splinted until you can get to care. ...Read more

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What is the best way to fix a hangnail?

What is the best way to fix a hangnail?

See below: Soak in warm soapy water and then clip the nail back as far as you can. Apply antiseptic and bandaid. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat a broken toe?

What is the best way to treat a broken toe?

Deoends: For a simple, aligned break, broken toe is taped or splinted to adjacent toe. If out of alignment, it will need to be realigned. ...Read more

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What is the best way to heal a broken arm?

What is the best way to heal a broken arm?

Depends: The best way to heal a broken arm depends on the specific bone fractured and the position of the bones. Some fractures are best treated with immobilzation or casting. Others do better with operative intervention. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to recover from a bone fracture?

What is the quickest way to recover from a bone fracture?

Wait listen 2 orhto: Depending on the type of fracture, the healing varies along with whether it was surg. Stabilized, then assuming 0 infect or comp, your body has a preprogramed way it is going to heal it as 2 time. We can tweak it with a bone stimulator, & early wt bearing if feasable, othewise it is time time time..... Push 2 soon and u may = back @ square 1. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat a heel bruise?

What is the best way to treat a heel bruise?

Rest: Stretching of calf and if persists , you may have plantar faciitis. ...Read more

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What is the best way to help a mid-fractured humerus heal?

What is the best way to help a mid-fractured humerus heal?

Stabilization: I hope you have seen a physician for this and i assume he has told you what to do. Most humeral fracture that are proximal if not displaced may be immobilized for 2 weeks then if the fracture is stable then begin therapy. If any fracture is angulated or unstable surgery would be necessay. ...Read more

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What is the easiest way to loose weight with a broken foot?

What is the easiest way to loose weight with a broken foot?

Less calories: You can only lose weight if you burn more calories than you consume. If you are looking for exercises to do while you foot is healing, any upper body exercises would be fine. A stationary bike is doable depending upon how bad your foot is broken and what type of cast you have. If you are able to get in a pool, swimming or wearing a floatation belt and running in the deep end will work. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove a hickie?

Avoidance!: You can try to cover it up, but no way to remove, only time. It is sort of a tatoo, but luckily it goes away. ...Read more

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What is the best way to heal a blister?

What is the best way to heal a blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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What is the easiest bone to break in your arm? How is it usually broken? What is the main reason for a broken arm?

What is the easiest bone to break in your arm? How is it usually broken? What is the main reason for a broken arm?

@ Ur age, no bone is: easily broken, but each bone has the ability 2 B fractured if the stress is significant enough. The causes of fractures R many, from stress Fx's 2 major trauma. ...Read more

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What is the best way to drain a blister?

What is the best way to drain a blister?

Carefully: With a sterile needle, you can poke a hole and allow the fluid to drain. It is preferable to leave the roof of the blister intact as it will act as a biological dressing. After, it is drained antibiotic solution/ointment with a band-aid is a good idea. ...Read more

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What's the easiest way to get a compound fracture?

What's the easiest way to get a compound fracture?

Crushing injuries: Major car crashes and industrial crushing injuries, fall from great height, and collision sports often result in coompound fractures--basically complete fracture of the bone with fragmentations at the fracture site--see picture. Live well. Live safely. Protect yourself. Protect your family. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat a wrist injury?

What is the best way to treat a wrist injury?

Immobilize.: Immobilize the wrist with a splint that can be obtained at most drug stores. Ice the wrist for 20 minutes at a time, 4-5 times per day. See an orthopedic wrist specialist. ...Read more

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What is the best way to keep a baby bleeding from a heel stick?

What is the best way to keep a baby bleeding from a heel stick?

Pressure: Hold a little pressure with a gauze pad immediately after the stick for 2 minutes. ...Read more

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Which bone is easiest to break in your hand?

Which bone is easiest to break in your hand?

Depends?: None are particularly "easy" to break. Probably the most common bone in the hand that we see broken on a regular basis is the end of the last hand bone (5th metacarpal). This is a "boxer's fracture" an is usually due to punching something harder than the bone! usually out of anger! then the distal ends of the fingers because they get caught in doors and such. Some wrist bones too! ...Read more

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