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A broken back without the fall

A broken back without the fall Donít ignore back pain, height loss, or osteoporosis. They could be signs of a compression fracture. You didnít fall, and you didnít do anything strenuous. So it may come as a surprise when the bad back pain youíve been experiencing turns out to be one or more broken bones in your back. ďA common story is that someone bends down to put something in the dishwasher or…

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