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Tips to heal bone fracture faster

Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST
  • Follow your doctor's instructions closely and allow your body the time it needs to heal properly. 
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Bone healing time varies depending on the type and severity of the fracture, as well as the age and overall health of the individual. However, here are some tips to help promote faster healing of a bone fracture:(Istock ) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST

Bone healing time varies depending on the type and severity of the fracture, as well as the age and overall health of the individual. However, here are some tips to help promote faster healing of a bone fracture:(Istock )

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Use cold therapy: Applying ice packs to the affected area can help reduce inflammation and pain, which can promote faster healing. (Photo by Twitter/RxRealm) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST

Use cold therapy: Applying ice packs to the affected area can help reduce inflammation and pain, which can promote faster healing. (Photo by Twitter/RxRealm)

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Follow your doctor's instructions: Your doctor will likely provide you with specific instructions for caring for your fracture, including immobilization and physical therapy exercises. It is important to follow these instructions closely to promote proper healing. (Shutterstock) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST

Follow your doctor's instructions: Your doctor will likely provide you with specific instructions for caring for your fracture, including immobilization and physical therapy exercises. It is important to follow these instructions closely to promote proper healing. (Shutterstock)

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Consider supplements: Some supplements, such as vitamin D, calcium, and magnesium, may help support bone health and promote healing. However, it is important to talk to your doctor before taking any supplements. (Pexels) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST

Consider supplements: Some supplements, such as vitamin D, calcium, and magnesium, may help support bone health and promote healing. However, it is important to talk to your doctor before taking any supplements. (Pexels)

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  Eat a healthy diet: Eating a well-balanced diet rich in protein, calcium, and other nutrients can help support bone health and promote faster healing. (File Photo) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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  Eat a healthy diet: Eating a well-balanced diet rich in protein, calcium, and other nutrients can help support bone health and promote faster healing. (File Photo)

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Avoid smoking and excessive alcohol consumption: Smoking and excessive alcohol consumption can slow down the healing process and may even increase the risk of complications. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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Avoid smoking and excessive alcohol consumption: Smoking and excessive alcohol consumption can slow down the healing process and may even increase the risk of complications. (Unsplash)

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Get enough rest: Rest is essential for allowing your body to focus on healing the fracture. Be sure to get plenty of rest and avoid activities that could aggravate the injury. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 08, 2023 09:28 AM IST

Get enough rest: Rest is essential for allowing your body to focus on healing the fracture. Be sure to get plenty of rest and avoid activities that could aggravate the injury. (Unsplash)

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