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What is A Halo Neck Brace and How It Helps?

Halo orthosis brace or simply a Halo brace is a metal brace used to immobilize a neck and head while getting a neck injury or neck fracture until it heals the injury of the neck. This works by keeping the head and neck in the correct position thus allowing it to heal the injured spinal …

Can Osteoporosis Cause You Neck Pain?

Osteoporosis and neck pain

What is Osteoporosis? It is a pathological condition where the progressive decrease in bone density and mass occurs. This leads to high risks of getting a fracture. The word osteoporosis is derived from the two Greek words “Ostoun” means bone and “Poros” which means pore. The name osteoporosis came into existence with these two words …