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Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Bruised or fractured ribs
MY HUSBAN JUMPED A FENCE AND LANDED ON HIS RIBS HIS BEEN IN ALOT OF PAIN SINCE . WHEN HE TURNS , BREATHS OR LAUGHS , WHAT CAN HE DO FOR THIS? I HERE THEIRS NO CURE FOR THIS THEY HEAL ON THEIR OWN BUT IM CONCERNED BECAUSE HIS DIABETIC ?
You are correct that there is no “cure” for bruised ribs. Presence of diabetes should not significantly affect his recovery.
Stephen J Page, PhD
Director of Research, Associate Professor
University of Cincinnati