What would help heal a broken bone or hairline fracture?

Bone healing. Vitamin d is essential for normal bone healing as is calcium. Over the counter supplements are excellent sources. A typical diet may not contain enough of each and supplements can help this balance out.

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Please suggest what foods would help heal a broken bone or hairline fracture?

The best thing is to have. The normal well-balanced diet and keep being in good health. Do not take excessive vitamins or minerals and make sure you have a normal healthy intake of protein fats and carbohydrates. Make sure there aren't any deficiencies in your diet that made one at risk to an injury. Read more...

How serious is a hairline fracture to collar bone?

Not too serious. Usually the only treatment is an figure of 8 shoulder bandage to support the collar bone. Avoid excessive activity of the shoulder while the bone heals. A bone lump may result as the bone heals. Read more...

I got hairline fracture in 5th metacarpal bone in hand 15days back im using splint, how much time I would continue splint?

follow dr.'s advice. 5th metacarpal fx.S are common.They can occur at the neck of the metacarpal('boxers' fx.)or in the shaft. Commonly treated in splint(ulnar gutter) for 4-6 wks. Some take a full 8 weeks to heal.See your ors for folow-up and recccommendations! Read more...